Papakura Courier - - FRONT PAGE -

An­zac Day com­mem­o­ra­tions tak­ing place around the coun­try in­clude 75 ser­vices across Auck­land this Tues­day. Pa­pakura will hold a 6am dawn ser­vice and a 9am civic ser­vice. At the start of the dawn ser­vice, vet­er­ans will march at 5:45am from the Pa­pakura Po­lice Sta­tion, Wood Street to the Pa­paku­raWar Me­mo­rial Ceno­taph on the cor­ner of Great South Rd and Opa­heke Rd.Roads will be closed on Great South Rd (from Nel­son St to Aver­ill St), Opa­heke Rd (from Chapel St to Great South Rd), Welling­ton St (from Great South Rd to East St), Wood St (from Rail­way St West to East St). The Drury ser­vice will be held at 11am at the Drury War Me­mo­rial on Tui St. The Cleve­don ser­vice be­gins at the mon­u­ment at the cor­ner of Mon­u­ment Rd and Pa­pakura-Cleve­don Rd at 9.30am, where there will be a wreath lay­ing cer­e­mony and the read­ing of the names of the town’s war dead. Roads will be closed on Pa­pakura Cleve­don Rd (be­tween Hyde Rd & Mon­u­ment Rd) from 8.30am un­til 10am. The Wa­iau Pa ser­vice be­gins at 10.30am at the Wa­iau Pa Hall and par­tic­i­pants will march to the town’s me­mo­rial.

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