Event details

International Workers Memorial Day

Pilgrim Uniting Church

12 Flinders Street, Adelaide


28 April 2017 10:00am - 11:00am


Event details

The International Workers' Memorial Day service, held annually on 28 April, commemorates lives lost to work-related death. This year's ecumenical service commemorating International Workers' Memorial Day and World Day for Safety and Health at Work in South Australia will be held at 10am on Friday 28 April at Pilgrim Uniting Church, 12 Flinders Street, Adelaide. The guest speaker is Rev Dianna Muir.

Everyone affected by a work-related death or significant trauma is welcome to attend this service and provided the opportunity to contribute a personal item or photograph for the memorial display. The ecumenical commemorative service will feature a candle-lighting ceremony as well as the symbolic release of doves and memorial balloons. Light refreshments will be served after the service in the hall adjoining the church.

International Workers' Memorial Day is supported by the Government of South Australia, Pilgrim Uniting Church, SA Council of Churches, SA Unions, Asbestos Victims Association, Asbestos Diseases Society of SA and Voice of Industrial Death.


For more information

Contact Sandy Boyce
Phone 0409 283 004 or email sandyeboyce@gmail.com

Visit www.pilgrim.org.au (opens in a new window)



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