Pacific Peace 2020

Celebrating 75 years of peace

Event Program

RSL Museum Grand Opening Saturday 8 August - 5pm

Wartime Dinner @ RSL Club Saturday 8 August - 6.30pm

Wartime Dinner @ RSL Club Saturday 8 August - 6.30pm

Celebrate the opening of a fascinating display of memorabilia in the new RSL Museum. Our local RSL members will be on hand to help interpret the displays. We will also consecrate and unveil the new RSL Club Memorial Garden. Free to attend.

Wartime Dinner @ RSL Club Saturday 8 August - 6.30pm

Wartime Dinner @ RSL Club Saturday 8 August - 6.30pm

Wartime Dinner @ RSL Club Saturday 8 August - 6.30pm

Relive the camaraderie of WWII over a three-course dinner with fare from the era. Ron Nobbs will launch his new book, we'll listen to wartime stories and enjoy a short show that’ll bring tears to your eyes.

Commemorative Church Service Sunday 9 August - 9am

Wartime Dinner @ RSL Club Saturday 8 August - 6.30pm

War Movies on the Big Screen Sunday 9 & Monday 10 August

Join us to give thanks to those who served and returned, and to pay our respects to those who did not return at a special service at All Saints Church.

War Movies on the Big Screen Sunday 9 & Monday 10 August

Official PP2020 Reception Monday 10 August - 5pm

War Movies on the Big Screen Sunday 9 & Monday 10 August

See the sacrifice and daring of our WWII heroes on the big screen. A collection of classic war films will be shown at Ferny Lane Theatre. See one or see them all! Day & night sessions. Free to attend.

Official PP2020 Reception Monday 10 August - 5pm

Official PP2020 Reception Monday 10 August - 5pm

Official PP2020 Reception Monday 10 August - 5pm

A special event to thank our servicemen and women, volunteers, sponsors and supporters at Government House over drinks and canapés. By invitation only.

Historic WWII Locations Car Rally Wednesday 12 August - 3pm

Official PP2020 Reception Monday 10 August - 5pm

Official PP2020 Reception Monday 10 August - 5pm

Norfolk Island was a strategic location for the Allies during World War II; consequently, there were many lookout and gunner positions dotted around its coastline. Grab a car and explore these sites to find out what it was like during the war. Free to participate.

White Oaks Lunch @ RSL Club Thursday 13 August - 9.30am

"Top Gun" Aviator Party Night Friday 14 August - 7pm

"Top Gun" Aviator Party Night Friday 14 August - 7pm

Our local White Oaks group will get a guided tour of the new Norfolk Island RSL Club Museum and a lunch featuring live entertainment from the wartime era. Free for White Oaks members or join them for lunch at your own expense.

"Top Gun" Aviator Party Night Friday 14 August - 7pm

"Top Gun" Aviator Party Night Friday 14 August - 7pm

"Top Gun" Aviator Party Night Friday 14 August - 7pm

Grab the "Maverick" to your "Goose" and party the night away at the RSL Club to live entertainment. Dress in your most creative aviator gear. Free to attend.

Vintage Vehicle Street Parade Saturday 15 August - 3pm

"Top Gun" Aviator Party Night Friday 14 August - 7pm

Vintage Vehicle Street Parade Saturday 15 August - 3pm

Cheer on our vintage vehicles as they parade through Burnt Pine to Rawson Hall where they will park so you can see them on display. Free to attend.

RSL VP Day Commemoration Saturday 15 August - 4pm

"Celebrate Peace" Final Night Saturday 15 August - 5pm

Vintage Vehicle Street Parade Saturday 15 August - 3pm

Join Norfolk Island's RSL Sub Branch in commemorating the end of WWII at the Norfolk Island RSL Club. Free to attend.

"Celebrate Peace" Final Night Saturday 15 August - 5pm

"Celebrate Peace" Final Night Saturday 15 August - 5pm

"Celebrate Peace" Final Night Saturday 15 August - 5pm

Celebrate 75 years of Peace in the Pacific with live music, food stalls, bar and fireworks at Bicentennial Oval in Burnt Pine. Free to attend.