HMAS Watson Freedom of Entry Parade

Date
25 May 2019

Time
10:45am-12:00pm

Where
Bay Street and around Guilfoyle Park, Double Bay, NSW

Cost
Free

Royal Australian Navy Officers and Sailors from HMAS Watson will exercise their right to Freedom of Entry with a formal parade along Bay Street and around Guilfoyle Park in Double Bay on Saturday 25 May from 10:45am-12:00pm.

A Freedom of Entry is the most honourable distinction a city may bestow on a contingent of the Australian Defence Force and is celebrated with a ceremonial parade through the city streets.

http://www.navy.gov.au/history/tradition/freedom-entry
http://www.navy.gov.au/establishments/hmas-watson

A special event clearway will be in place along the parade route from 8:00am-1:00pm.

The public is invited to attend this occasion, featuring RAN Band Sydney.

File image: Royal Australian Navy Officers and Sailors from HMAS Watson march down Elizabeth Street during the 2019 Sydney Anzac Day parade.
File image: Royal Australian Navy Officers and Sailors from HMAS Watson march down Elizabeth Street during the 2019 Sydney Anzac Day parade.