Australia Day Celebrations in Lithgow

Australia Day Celebrations

Lithgow’s Official Ceremony will be held at Queen Elizabeth Park from 10:00 to 11:00am. It includes a Citizenship Ceremony, the NSW Local Citizenship Awards and Sports Awards, and the Ambassador’s Address. Entertainment will be provided by the Lithgow City Band and Lithgow Highland Pipe Band. The Lions Club will serve delicious traditional homemade damper and tea prior to the event and a sausage sizzle afterwards, both free of charge.
Australia Day will be celebrated across the Lithgow region on Sunday 26th January with free activities and entertainment for everyone and with the Ambassador’s Address to be given by award winning author Susanne Gervay.
Susanne is part of the Kiribati Pacific Calling Fact Finding Delegation with Patrick Dobson father of indigenous reconciliation. She was invited to represent Australia with her story To East Timor – from Australia, in a IBBY and UNESCO sponsored illustrated anthology titled ‘Peace Story’. Her young adult novel ‘Butterflies’ is recognized as Outstanding Youth Literature on Disability. Her books, including picture books, give voice to inclusion, diversity and celebrate all Australians. Among the many distinguished awards for her work, Susanne Gervay was awarded an OAM for Children’s Literature.

When: Sunday 26 January 10.00 am-11.00 am
Where: Queen Elizabeth Park

Queen Elizabeth Park

Celebrate Australia Day at Rydal

Australia Day celebrations at Rydal

Grab your homemade billy carts and head to Rydal between 3:00pm – 6:00pm for traditional Australian activities and games for the whole family such as billy cart races, tug-a-war, gumboot tossing and yabby races. The ceremony to celebrate the Rydal community starts at 5:00pm.

Rydal NSW

Celebrate Australia Day at Wallerawang

Celebrate Australia Day at Wallerawang

Celebrate Australia Day at Wallerawang from 10.30am into the evening at the Wallerawang Community & Sports Club with a festival of fun for all the family including music, mural painting, a giant slide, children’s activities, wood chopping, BBQ, performances and more. The official ceremony commences at 1.30pm with an address by the Australia Day Ambassador.

Wallerawang Sports Club

Australia Day celebrations at Portland

Australia Day celebrations at Portland

Australia Day celebrations at Portland will run from 10:00am to 3:00pm as Wolgan Street comes alive with entertainment and activities for the whole family including live music and performances by Lithgow City Band, Lithgow Highland Pipe Band, Ruth Lockley and the Lithgow Line Dancers. Celebrate the Portland community with the official ceremony and awards at 12:00pm, with a special address by the Australia Day Ambassador.
When: Sunday 26 January 10:00am to 3:00pm
Where: Wolgan street Portland

Portland NSW

Celebrate the 70’s

Lithgow Workies

CELEBRATE THE 70S – The Barry Leef Band & Peter Northcote
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$25 Per Head

Saturday 1st February

8:30pm

In the Showroom

​Over 18’s Event.

Lithgow workies