Australia Day 2020

Australia Day in Wakefield

8am Sunday 26 Jan 2020

Wakefield Regional Council celebrates Australia Day each year and it’s something we look forward to on the calendar. Australia Day is our day. Our day to come together and to celebrate our incredible, colourful and diverse country.

We have events happening across the region, with our Citizen of the Year 2020 awards to be presented during these events to acknowledge special people in our community.

Australia day in Wakefield region

Town Where When Event catering Charge
Balaklava Balakava Triangle 8:00am BBQ Breakfast $5.00
Blyth Padnaindi Reserve 6:00pm BBQ Dinner FREE
Brinkworth Stockyard Reserve 8:30am Breakfast N/A
Hamley Bridge Hamley Bridge Institute 11:00am BBQ Lunch Voluntary donations for bushfire support.
Owen Owen Hall 8:00am Breakfast Gold coin donation
Port Wakefield Port Wakefield Soldiers Memorial 8:00am Breakfast Gold coin donation
Snowtown Pavilion Centenary Park 10:00am Brunch N/A

Citizen of the Year Presentation

Owen: Citizen of the Year 2020 Brian Parker

Blyth: Citizen of the Year 2020 Tracey Andriske


  • Young Citizen of the Year 2020 Kara Binka
  • Community Event of the Year 2020 Lochiel's 150 Celebrations
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