Aus Day

Australia Day 2017

Australia Day is more than just a public holiday. Whether you’re in the city, on the coast or in a regional area, there are lots of events that celebrate everything that’s great about being Australian.

Public holiday rates are applied for all car parks within Australia.

To help you plan your Australia Day, we have some suggestions for you:


Celebrate all things Australian on Australia Day at South Bank!

Bring the family, pack a picnic, grab some space on the grass and enjoy an impressive fireworks display from the banks of the Brisbane River.

South Bank Australia Day Activities:

  • Great Australian Bites: Thursday 26 January - 11.00am to 8.30pm
  • Australia Day Fireworks: 26 January @ 7.30pm

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This Australia Day, head down to Docklands for a family-friendly celebration that includes the Great Australian BBQ Food Truck Festival and program of roaming artists and other entertainment, culminating in the traditional fireworks display in the evening. Make sure you don’t miss the parade – it kicks off at 11am along Swanston Street.

Australia Day Parade

26 January - 11am to noon at Swanston Street

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Australia Day at Docklands

Thursday 26 January - 6pm to 10:30pm at Harbour Esplanade, Docklands

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Nowhere does Australia Day quite like Darling Harbour and this year you’re in for an incredible line up of home-grown music, interactive activities and the official Australia Day Spectacular.

Darling Harbour Australia Day activities:

  • Children's Festival in Darling Harbour: 11am - 6pm
  • The Wiggle Australia Day Concert: 11am - 12pm
  • Australia Day Ceremony and Spectacular Fireworks: 6pm - 9.15pm

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In Adelaide, Australia Day in the City is the traditional way for locals to come together and share our national pride with a colourful parade, followed by the Australia Day traditions of a free concert and fireworks in Adelaide's Elder Park.

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