Free buses to run across the region for Red for Remembrance
THE Gympie region community is encouraged to make the most of free buses travelling to and from the Red for Remembrance event on November 10, 2018.
This major commemorative event will 'paint the town red' in a symbolic tribute to Queensland's servicemen and women ahead of the Armistice Centenary.
The event will include an evening of illuminations, digital projections, and musical performances, including the Gympie Voices of Remembrance community choir and will take place from 4.30pm-9pm on Saturday, November 10 at Memorial Park, River Road, Gympie.
This is a free community event featuring: Evening illuminations of Projection Art, Gympie Voices of Remembrance Choir, A 'Poppy' art installation, Premier screening of local 11/11 Short Films, Light boxes displaying a collection of local images from WW1, Screening of the Australian feature film 'The Water Diviner'.
Free buses available from towns across the region. Buses will pick up from Imbil, Kandanga, Amamoor, Goomeri, Kilkivan, Chatsworth, Rainbow Beach, Tin Can Bay and Goomboorian.
For a full timetable and locations of pick-up/drop-off areas, visit https://www.gympie.qld.gov.au/red-for-remembrance or phone 1300 307 800. No booking is required for a bus.
Commemorate Queensland 100 years of ANZACs. This project is proudly supported by the Queensland Government.
Wet weather: Please note that in the case of wet weather, the Red for Remembrance event will be moved to the Gympie Civic Centre, Mellor Street, Gympie, and will go ahead as scheduled.