Australia Day across the Riverina

What to see and what to do for Jan 26.

Australia Day across the Riverina

There's a lot happening around the Riverina MIA on Australia Day! Here's a list of some of those things:


Breakfast at Pioneer Park Museum, Remembrance Drive 7:00am

Awards and Citizenship Celebrations, Griffith Regional Theatre, 9:30am

Australia Day Ambassador: Anupam Sharma


Yanco Townhall

Yanco Lions Club Breakfast 7:00am

Sausages, bacon and eggs, grilled tomato, baked beans, toast, tea, coffee, juice for $5 for adults (children's and family prices enquire on the day)

Pledge Allegiance to Australia 9:00am

Guest speaker: Cr Sandra Nardi


Mountford Park

Australia Day Breakfast 7:30am

Town Band Performance 8:00am

Official Ceremony 9:15am

Australia Day Ambassador: Peter Wilkins

Leeton Swimming Pool 4:00pm - 8:00pm

Free Entry, Music, the Lions Train, Canteen facilities


Barellan Swimming Pool 10:30am - 4:00pm

Flag raising ceremony, followed by a bush/poetry reading competition, a damper making contest, children's activities and a BBQ lunch.


Lions Club Aussie Breakfast Marie Bashir Park 8:00am

Australia Day Ceremony Citizenship Ceremony Thanksgiving Service Yabby Races Marie Bashir Park 9:00am

Willandra Three Rivers Narrandera Arts and Community Centre 9:00am-4:00pm

Massive Record, CD & Collectables Sale Anglican Church Hall 9:00am-5:00pm

Activities and DJ Lake Talbot Swimming Complex 12 noon

Bowls - Australia V The World Narrandera Bowling Club 2:00pm

Narrandera Shire Australia Day Ambassador: Nick Rheinberger

Grong Grong

Flag Raising Ceremony and Breakfast Grong Grong Park 9:00am 

Rankin Springs

Australia Day country breakfast 7:00am


Singing the national anthem, raising the flag, awards presentation, address by Professor Ronald McCallum AO Hay Gaol Museum 7:00am