Each year, locals flock to Bicentennial Park in West Pymble for Council's annual Australia Day Celebration. Taking place on 26 January, the event celebrates Australia's heritage, history, and culture with live performances, animal encounters, amusement rides, and a Citizenship Ceremony to welcome new Australian Citizens.
The day is also marked by handing out the Local Citizen of the Year Awards to unsung heroes of the community.
Australia Day 2018
When: Friday 26 January 2018, 10.30am - 2.00pm
Venue: Bicentennial Park, Prince of Wales Drive, West Pymble
Entertainment: Celebrate Australia Day with a packed out program of performances including the Wild Aussies Kids Show with a meet and greet, the Australian Reptile Show, cultural performances, plus plenty of entertainment for the kids including an animal farm, inflatable rides and arts and craft.
Food & Drinks: Food and drink stalls will be available
Parking: Limited parking is available; residents are encouraged to take advantage of the free shuttle bus.
Accessibility: Accessible toilet and wheelchair access will be available
First Aid Services will be provided at the event by the St John Ambulance.
Transport: Catch the FREE shuttle bus between Gordon station and Bicentennial Park.
Gordon Station to Bicentennial Park
8.20am, 9am, 9.40am, 10.20am, 11am, 11.40am, 12.20pm (last pick up),
1pm (drop off only), 1.40pm (drop off only)
Bicentennial Park to Gordon
8.40am, 9.20am, 10am, 10.40am, 11.20am, 12pm, 12.40pm, 1.20pm and
2.15pm (last pick up)
Thank you to our 2018 event sponsors