Bomber Command Commemorative Day Foundation Inc

17-May-2016

Bomber Command Commemorative Day Foundation Inc

9th Annual Commemorative Ceremony

Sunday 5th June @ 11am 

In the Western Sculpture Garden. The Australian War Memorial, Canberra, ACT


The Bomber Command Commemorative Day Foundation, in conjunction with the Australian War Memorial invite you, your family, friends, relatives and the general public to attend the ceremony to pay tribute to those RAAF & Ground staff who made the Supreme sacrifice and to all those men and women who served on Bomber Command. This will ensure that their magnificent deeds in teh 1939-1945 conflict are never forgotten.

The Ceremony will commence at 11am and you are asked to be seated by 10:50am. Should you or your relatives and friends wish to attend the Ceremony, please contact;

Donald Southwell on (02) 9449 6515 or email southwelldonald@gmail.com providing name, contact details and numbers attending with you. RSVP's will close on Monday 30th May, 2016.

Wreath Laying:

If you wish to lay a wreath during the service, please contact Anna Henry on 0439 911 114 or anna.henry@casa.gov.au who can provide all the necessary information. 

Group Photo:

At the conclusion of the Ceremony, an official photo with Veterans will be taken near the Bomber Command Memorial.

Wet Weather:

In the event of inclement weather, the Ceremony may relocate to the Commemorative Area of the Australian War Memorial.

Transport:

There will be a special bus to transport guests between the Australian War Memorial and The QT Canberra Hotel. The cost per person per transfer is $10 and the coach will make a stop at The Mecure Hotel en route. Further details are set out in the Acceptance details on the attached booking form.

Other Functions:

MEET & GREET

ANZAC Hall Australian War Memorial

Saturday 4th June 2016

6:30pm to 8:30pm 


LUNCHEON:

QT Canberra

Sunday 5th June 2016

12:30pm for 1pm


$65 per person - Meet-and-Greet which includes canapes and beer wine and soft drink.
$65 per person - Luncheon includes two-course sit down lunch and note there will be a cash bar for beverages

Accommodation:

Our preferred Hotel is The QT Canberra. Room rate is $165 per room per night available by quoting R-0506BOM.Tel (02) 6246 9500. Buffet breakfast $21 per person and advise the Hotel at the time of booking if you wish to book the breakfast. 
The Mecure Canberra Phone (02) 6243 0001. Room rate is $145 per night and is available by quoting BCC030616. breakfast rate is $18 per person.


Please email Mrs Roslyn Ingram to book: ros@ingram.org.au or (02) 9570 6176