Australia Day in Queanbeyan
Lowe Street, Queanbeyan, NSW, 2620, Australia
26th January 2020
The official festivities begin at 4pm with ceremonies, live music, food, drinks, face painting and rides for the kids. The evening culminates with an exciting fireworks display at 9pm. Official Program: Ambassador: Ben Farizanno - known for his work in raising awareness of mental health issues and his stellar effort at the 2018 Invictus Games. - Introduction by MC - Official flag raising - Queanbeyan Girl Guides and Queanbeyan Pipes and Drums - National Anthem led by Sing Australia Choir - Welcome address from Cr Tim Overall, Mayor of Queanbeyan-Palerang - Address from ambassador Ben Farinazzo - Sing Australia Choir - Citizenship Ceremony conducted by the Mayor - City of Queanbeyan Australia Day Awards - Cutting of the Australia Day Cake - Addresses by other official guests - Drawing of raffle - gift voucher from Queanbeyan City Travel and Cruise, valued at over AUD750 (winner must be present to claim the prize) - Sing Australia Choir Entertainment: 6pm Code Red 9pm Fireworks spectacular Barbecue, soft drinks and ice creams available for purchase. Free merry-go-round and jumping castle. Free face painting and removable tattoos.