Australia Day Festival

Australia Day Festival

The Australia Day Festival is a celebration of all that is Australian with an exciting festival of events planned at the Oasis Recreation Centre and Centennial Park.

Australia Day offer the first in a series of special celebations for the 125th anniversary of the discovery of gold, consequently 2018 Australia Day activities will include some exciting new offerings.  The traditional Australia Day Barbeque has been moved to after the Oasis's splash of water fun and will join forces with the first Sunset at the Soundshell concert for an explosive evening of of Aussie Rock and fireworks! 

The Australia Day family event is full to the brim with Australian themed activities, sports and the Big Aussie Roast  on offer by the Rotary Clubs of Hannans, Kalgoorlie and Boulder.  The occasion also welcomes new citizens in a special Citizenship Ceremony and presents Australia Day and Walk of Fame Awards. 

We encourage you to bake your favourite pie and participate in the best pie baking competition; dress up in your best Aussie Outfit for the chance to win the Best Fancy Dressed Competition; save some room after your roast barbeque to compete in the Watermelon Eating Comp and pull out all stumps for some Aussie Game themed fun!