The SA Women's Memorial Playing Fields Trust Committee membership has representatives from sporting groups, State Veterans Advisory Committee, RSL, 3rd Health Support Battalion and community representatives.


The objectives and purpose of the SA Women's Memorial Playing Fields Trust are as follows:

  • To conduct the annual Bangka Day Memorial Service on the Sunday nearest to the 16th February. This service is to honour and remember women who served and those who made the supreme sacrifice for our country from the Navy, Army and Air Force.

  • To assist in the maintenance and enhancement of the Playing Fields for the use of sports women in South Australia

  • To maintain the public memorial status of the entire Playing Fields in accordance with the wishes of our forebears who developed the site.

  • To raise money to assist our objectives.




Next Bangka Day Memorial Service

18 February 2024 9.45am for 10am to be held at South Australian Women's Memorial Playing Fields, Shepherds Hill Road, St Marys