NSW Grandparents Day

Celebrating the role of grandparents and older people in our lives.

Sunday, 30 October, 2022

Grandparents Day 2021 banner with grandpa
Grandparents laughing with young child

Celebrate NSW Grandparents Day

NSW Grandparents Day celebrates the diversity of grandparent relationships across age groups, cultural backgrounds, and geographical locations.

Grandparents, grand-friends, kin, and those who take on the role of a grandparent in their family or community are recognised for their contributions.

Even though we may be separated, there are lots of NSW Grandparents Day activities you can enjoy this year.

Find activities


Older man wearing checked shirt carrying a young child on his shoulders
The NSW Local Grandparent of the Year award recognises the wonderful contribution older people make. Read about last year's winner.
Older man wearing glasses reading a picture book with a child
Find resources for your organisation or school. Get posters, social media banners and activities for you to try at home.
Grandparents sitting and laughing with small child standing in the middle
Grandparents and grand-friends share stories about the joy of spending time with their grandchildren.
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