A DAY of remembrance to honour those who have given their service and those who gave everything in defense of the nation is almost upon us.
The final preparations are being made for the sombre celebration honouring the sacrifices some have made in service of Australia.
Coleambally will start the proceedings with a dawn service at John McInnes Square starting at 5.45am.
Darlington Point will conduct their ceremony starting with the forming up of the march at 10.45am.
In Jerilderie there will be both a dawn service starting at 5.45am and then a 10am service. Both services will feature a march and will be held at Memorial Park.
Since 1916, April 25th stands as a day to honour the service of and the sacrifice made by the men and women in the military.