Australia Day

2015 Australia Day Weekend of Events

There will be plenty to choose from with a jam packed three days of Australia Day Celebrations in the City.

Saturday 24 January

Picnic at the Oasis - This includes free entry from 2pm-6pm. Pack a picnic and relax by the pool.

  

The Wonderful Lizard of Oz is another fantastic locally written, produced and directed outdoor family production. The show has been created by the makers of Backyard Ashes, Mark Grentell and Peter Cox, and will be staged outdoors at the Wollundry Amphitheatre and opens as part of the 2015 Australia Day weekend festivities. 

The show will be on from 23rd January and starts at 6:15pm every night EXCEPT Sunday 25th January when the show will start at 6pm. 

Book your tickets here.


Wagga Wagga Australia Day Awards Ceremony and Concert at the Civic Theatre. Come along to enjoy the fantastic local talent the City has to offer and hear the announcements of the Wagga Wagga Australia Day Awards. This event runs from 7pm and will feature performances by the Australian Army Band Kapooka's Rock Band, Mt Austin High School Hip Hop Dancers, and the National Anthem Competition finalists.

Sunday 25 January

Markets in the Park - Sunday morning provides the perfect opportunity to wander the Victory Memorial Gardens and enjoying the Markets in the Park event. With activities for everyone including food and drink vendors, market stalls, entertainment, displays, amusements and more!

  

The Wonderful Lizard of Oz is another fantastic locally written, produced and directed outdoor family production. The show has been created by the makers of Backyard Ashes, Mark Grentell and Peter Cox, and will be staged outdoors at the Wollundry Amphitheatre and opens as part of the 2015 Australia Day weekend festivities.

The show will be on from 23rd January and starts at 6:15pm every night EXCEPT Sunday 25th January when the show will start at 6pm. 

Book your tickets here.

Beyond Bank Movies in the Park -

This event is back for 2015 and this year we are screening Happy Feet 2! Come down to the Victory Memorial Gardens and enjoy this free movie event. There will be food and drink vendors, kids amusements and the event will also feature the announcement of the Waggafest People's Choice Awards!

Activities will commence from 6:30pm.

 

Monday 26 January

Free community breakfast -  Come down to the Civic Precinct for a free Aussie Breakfast from 7am and enjoy some of the entertainment whilst you eat.

Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony - held in the Civic Centre forecourt at 9am this is a special event for those becoming our newest Australians.

Australia Day wouldn't be complete without the annual Star FM Talent Quest in the Civic Theatre from 1pm.

  

The Wonderful Lizard of Oz is another fantastic locally written, produced and directed outdoor family production. The show has been created by the makers of Backyard Ashes, Mark Grentell and Peter Cox, and will be staged outdoors at the Wollundry Amphitheater and opens as part of the 2015 Australia Day weekend festivities. 

The show will be on from 23rd January and starts at 6:15pm every night EXCEPT Sunday 25th January when the show will start at 6pm. 

Book your tickets here.

For more information call 1300 292 442 or email australiaday@wagga.nsw.gov.au

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