FRIDAY NOVEMBER 3
75th Anniversary of Kokoda Day commemoration, Kokoda Track Memorial Walkway, Killoola Street Concord, 2pm.
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 5
GLADESVILLE RSL sub-branch Remembrance Day church service, Gladesville Presbyterian Church, 2 Pittwater Rd, Gladesville, 10am.
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 8
NORTH RYDE RSL Remembrance Day Service, Macquarie Park Cemetery, 10am
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 10
CONCORD Repatriation General Hospital, Remembrance Day Service on front lawn of hospital, 10.30am
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 11 – Remembrance Day Services
GLADESVILLE RSL sub-branch, Ryde Cenotaph, Ryde Park, 7 Blaxland Rd, Ryde, 11am.
NORTH RYDE RSL, City of Ryde and Ryde District Historical Society, Meadowbank Memorial Park, 10.45am.
EPPING RSL Sub-Branch wreath laying service at Boronia Park Cenotaph; Last Post at 11am.
LANE COVE RSL & Council, Lane Cove Plaza, 10.45am
Hunters Hill RSL sub-branch, Hunters Hill RSL Hall, 10.30am for 11am.
This week marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Beersheba with the famous charge of the Australian Light Horse on October 31 1917 which enabled the Allies to capture Gaza a week later on November 7, 1917 and shorten the world war.