- Destination NSW

Australia Day Sydney - Sydney

Sunday 24 January 2016 to Tuesday 26 January 2016


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This year Australia Day celebrations run over a long weekend from 24-26 January, 2015. It's a day of fun for all, with the highlight for families being the Summer Playground in Hyde Park. Much of the action takes place on and around Sydney Harbour. WugulOra marks the start of Australia Day celebrations with the raising of the Aboriginal and Australian flags on the Sydney Harbour Bridge from 7:30am. Pack a picnic and your sunblock and head to the a spot by the harbour to enjoy all the action. In the evening, Darling Harbour becomes the site of more Australia Day activities.

Enjoy family fun on Australia Day at the Sydney Opera House Forecourt, with two free Australia Day concerts featuring performances by The Wiggles and friends, Jessica Mauboy, Justice Crew, Sheppard and Russell Morris!

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For more events, visit the Australia Day 2015 page.

Australian Surf Boat Championship by Tourism Wollongong