Below are the times for the Army Recruit Course (ARC) the times for Part Time Recruit Training Course (PRTC) are here.

* During daylight saving timings are brought forward due to the hot weather conditions.

TIME ARC EVENT SYNOPSIS
8:30 AM

(8:00 AM) *

Visitor’s car park opens Visitors for the morning parade are advised to arrive no earlier than 8:30. (8:00AM) *
8:50 – 9:30 AM

(8:20 – 9:00 AM) *

Transport to the parade ground Buses leave from the car park, a tour guide is provided for each bus, and visitors are given a tour of the barracks.
9:30 AM

(9:00 AM) *

Guests arrive at parade ground Visitors will be dropped off at the parade ground. Escorts and guides will be located around the parade ground to assist visitors.
9:45 AM

(9:15 AM)*

Guests seated for parade Seating is not reserved; guests are not to sit in the centre seating area, as this area is set aside for staff and official guests.
10:00 Am

(9:30 AM) *

Parade commences The parade will generally take 45 to 60 minutes.
10:50 AM

(10:20 AM)*

Parade ends Details regarding the March Out Function timings will be confirmed at the conclusion of the parade.
11:00 am

(10:30 AM)*

Transport to March Out Function Buses will arrive to begin transporting visitors with a ticket to the Edmondson VC Club. Soldiers will meet their families at the function shortly after.
11:45 AM Speeches and cutting of the March Out cake The Platoon Commander/s will make a speech and then cut the March Out cake. This will be followed by a buffet lunch.
1:00 – 1:30 PM Guests transported to visitor’s car park Soldiers return to their lines to change into neat civilian attire. All guests are required to depart the Edmondson VC Club by 1:30 pm.
2:00 – 2:15 PM Recruits transported to Wagga Wagga Train Station Soldiers will be transported to the Wagga Wagga Train Station by bus only to commence local leave.
9:00 PM Recruits transported back to barracks All soldiers are to be at the Wagga Wagga Train Station at 9:00 pm to be transported back to Kapooka. Lateness will not be tolerated and administrative or disciplinary action may be taken against the soldier.

* During daylight saving timings are brought forward due to the hot weather conditions.