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Date(s) - 23/11/2015
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm

2RAR Parade Ground


October 2015 marks the 70th Anniversary of the formation of the 65th, 66th and 67th Battalions, later to be the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Battalions, The Royal Australian Regiment.

The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Battalions will together hold a Ceremonial Parade at Lavarack Barracks on the 23rd November 2015. As part on the Ceremony, the 2nd and 3rd Battalions will have the honour of being presented replacement Queens and Regimental Colours by the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove, AK, MC, while the 1st Battalion will be awarded the Unit Citation Streamer for the Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm.

On behalf of the Commanding Officers of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Battalions, you are invited to attend the parade, which will occur at 1545 hours on the 2nd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment Parade Ground within Lavarack Barracks.

Dress for the Parade is coat and tie with medals where appropriate.