HMAS Sydney ll - 80th Commemorative Sunset Service

Friday 19th November 2021

This year will mark 80 years since the sinking of the HMAS Sydney II and the legacy of Australia’s greatest naval tragedy will be remembered with a commemorative sunset service. 

The annual ceremony held in November will pay homage to 645 crew members who lost their lives at sea after the ship sunk off the Geraldton coast in 1941.

The commemorative service will take place at the HMAS Sydney II Memorial on Gummer Avenue on Friday 19 November at 5pm.

If you are unable to attend in person, the City of Greater Geraldton will be live streaming this event. Follow the City’s Facebook page for more details.

For more information regarding the service, as well as other events happening for the occasion, will be available soon. 

Event Details

Time: 5pm

Venue: HMAS Sydney II Memorial, Gummer Ave, Geraldton




Event Date(s)

  • Friday 19th November 2021

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