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Australia Day Activities 2021

Events and activities to celebrate Australia Day are set to be held in each of the six towns across the Warrumbungle Shire area on Tuesday 26 January 2021.

“To mark Australia Day and to allow for our communities to come together to reflect and celebrate there will be a number of events, activities and award ceremonies throughout the Shire,” said Warrumbungle Shire Council Mayor, Councillor Ambrose Doolan. “Council will be presenting awards to local community members and groups to recognise their contributions which have been made to our Shire throughout the year.” 

“It will be wonderful to see the community out celebrating our connection to this country and our local communities,” said Cr Doolan. 

“There will be something for everyone to come along, celebrate and enjoy time with family, friends and the community,” Cr Doolan explained. 

Details of the official award ceremonies and activities being held on Australia Day are:
Award Ceremony and BBQ breakfast, 7:00am Len Guy Park
Award Ceremony and BBQ breakfast, 7:30am Mechanics Institute Hall
Award Ceremony and morning tea, 10:00am Baradine Memorial Hall
Award Ceremony and BBQ lunch, 12 noon Dunedoo Sporting Club
Thanksgiving Service, 4:30pm The Octagon St Andrews Church
Award Ceremony followed by BBQ dinner, 5:30pm The Octagon
Charity Cricket Match, 7:30pm Bowen Oval
Award Ceremony and BBQ dinner, 6:30pm Coonabarabran Golf Club

“While the past few years have been difficult for many with the drought, storms and the COVID-19 pandemic, this is a great opportunity for everyone to take a little time to reflect on all there is to appreciate about our great nation and show support for one another within our local communities,” concluded Cr Doolan. 

Last Updated: 21 Jan 2021