Tobruk Sunday 11th of April, commemorates the 80th Anniversary of the start of the Siege of Tobruk. We are holding a commemorative service in the Rats of Tobruk Reserve opposite Tobruk House, 44 Victoria Avenue, Albert Park 3206 starting promptly at 2.00pm
There is car parking in the area and the Number 1 (South Melbourne Beach) tram runs down Victoria Avenue, if using the tram we suggest that you alight at stop 29- Albert Park shops or stop 30- the cnr Victoria Avenue and Richardson Street. We are located in the middle of these two stops. The service starts with the Rats Of Tobruk Memorial Pipes and Drums Band and a 30 minute service commemorating the Siege of Tobruk will follow.
An afternoon tea in Tobruk House after the service, is a ticketed event due to COVID-19 restrictions. This has proved to be extremely popular and in now fully booked. For those who have not booked, there are plenty of cafes in Albert Park to choose from. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.