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Australia Day 2019 - Fly Point, Nelson Bay

Australia Day 2019

Saturday 26/01/2019

9.00AM - 4.00PM

Address: Fly Point, Nelson Bay

Cost: Free

Join in the family fun Australia Day celebrations at Fly Point in Nelson Bay on 26 January 2019!
9:00AM Australia Day Parade
Starts at Laman Street and finishes 9:45am at Rotary Park, Fly Point
9:45AM Hunter School of Performing Arts Marching Band
Performance in front of stage 
10:15AM The Years
11:30AMThe Years
11:57AMSalute to Australia
Flag Raising and National Anthem 
12:05PMThe Years
1:00PMWelcome to Country
Introductions of Recipients of Port Stephens Annual Awards
Australia Day address by the Port Stephens Australia Day Ambassador
Citizenship Ceremony, Affirmation and National Anthem
2:15PMCutting of the Australia Day cake
3:00PMRobyn Yvette School of Dance - Grand Finale

Other events throughout the day include:

  • Food Court, BBQ, snow cones and soft serve ice cream as well as hot and cold drinks
  • FREE Australian flags and chips for children
  • FREE pony rides and jumping castles for children
  • RAAF Flypast
  • Alpaca & sheep shearing demonstrations and baby animals
  • All day markets with over 90 stalls
  • Vintage and classic cars on display
  • Be amazed by JD's World of Magic, displays and workshops
  • Australian Reptile Parks Shows and educational talks. Come smile at the crocodile!
  • Displays by Rural Fire Service, NSW Fire Brigade, Spinners and Weavers
  • Chair Ride, Laughing Clowns

Brought to you by the Australia Day Nelson Bay Subcommittee, Port Stephens Council - with support from Rotary Club Nelson Bay and Nelson Bay Freemasons.

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