Moun­tain venue for ser­vice

Central and North Burnett Times - - ANZAC CENTENARY -

DAWN ser­vices will be ob­served on MtWalsh at Biggen­den and for the first time in many years at the me­mo­rial at Degilbo.

At Degilbo the ser­vice, to be led by the Biggen­den RSL, gets un­der way at 5.15am for 5.30am. Af­ter­wards there will be a cuppa at the Degilbo Hall.

For those mak­ing the climb up the moun­tain, trekkers will leave the Mt Walsh pic­nic area at 3am for a 1.5-hour climb for the ser­vice to take place on the 701m sum­mit.

Climbers will be back in time for the Biggen­den ser­vice that leaves from the QCWA Rooms at 8.30am for the Me­mo­rial Hall grounds.

School stu­dents, who re­searched sol­diers from the area who died in the First­World­War, will speak.

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