Australia Day

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Australia Day 2021

Commencing at 9.00am in Bungala Park, Normanville

Family Friendly event, all are welcome

Program

Mayor's Message

Australia Day Ambassador

Australia Day Awards

Citizenship Ceremony

Presentation of Community Grants

Citizenship Affirmation Ceremony

National Anthem

Traditional Lions Club Sausage Sizzle and Free Face Painting


Australia Day 2020

Australia Day Ambassador Dr Robert Irving, Veterinarian in outback Aboriginal communities, assisted with the presentation of Australia Day Awards to recipients pictured from left: Larissa Barry (Citizen of the Year), Melissa Andrews (Community Event of the Year), Margrit Friebel (Mayor's Award) & Daniel Schubert (Young Citizen of the Year).

The citizenship ceremony officially welcomed 6 residents as new Australian Citizens.

  • Terry & Joan Lewis (UK)
  • Robert Fenwick Elliott (UK)
  • Harald Nesensohn (Austria)
  • Mitzillee Davidson (Philippines)
  • Tian Xiao (China)

Council awarded 20 community groups a total of $26,008 funding through its council grants scheme.