Come along and celebrate Australia Day 2019!
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Maranoa School Holiday Program
Council is once again hosting its holiday program filled with a range of fun-filled activities during December and January.
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Australia Day celebrations 2018
Celebrate Australia Day on Friday, 26 January with plenty of activities happening around the Maranoa to keep both youngsters and adults entertained!
Come and support your local Australia Day award winners.
Maranoa events and locations include:
Mitchell & Surrounds
From 8am, purchase breakfast on the deck of the Great Artesian Spa complex. At 9am enjoy the Australia Day Awards Ceremony and the cutting of the Australia Day cake with morning tea in the Mitchell Shire Hall. Then from 10am celebrate Australia Day at the Mitchell Memorial Pool with FREE entry for the entire family.
Roma & Surrounds
At 9am attend the Australia Day Awards at the Cultural Centre on Bungil Street followed by the cutting of the Australia Day cake and morning tea. From 10.30am head on down to Roma’s Denise Spencer Pool for a day of FREE water activities. At the Hodgson Hall from 3pm there will be family fun, with games, backyard cricket competition, a BBQ dinner and bar. Entry is $5, with children under 12 free.
Injune & Surrounds
At 9.30am celebrate your local heroes at the Australia Day Awards Ceremony held at the Injune Memorial Hall followed by morning tea from 10.30am. Then at 11.30am enjoy a day filled with fun activities at the Injune Swimming Pool, with a FREE Aussie BBQ lunch to follow.
Jackson, Wallumbilla, Yuleba, Noonga & Surrounds
From 3.30pm, celebrate the locals that have made a significant contribution at the Australia Day Awards, then enjoy a number of fun Aussie-themed activities and the cutting of the Australia Day cake at the Noonga Community Hall. From 5.30pm enjoy more activities and browse the market stalls. There will be a bar and a good old-fashioned Aussie BBQ on sale.
Surat & Surrounds
Come on down to the Surat River Walk from 8am and enjoy a FREE BBQ Breakfast. At 9am the Australia Day Awards will begin, followed by the cutting of the Australia Day cake. From 10am enjoy the day with your family and friends while you watch and cheer on the yabby races with great prizes to giveaway! At 12pm there will be FREE entry into the Surat Pool.
For more information, please contact your Local Development Officer on 1300 007 662.