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What's on in Cairns for Australia Day


Australia Day celebrations on Tuesday, 26th of January will take place from the northern beaches at Holloways, a pool party in the city, to park fun at Gordonvale and there's something for everyone.
Which one will you be heading to?

Beach Party (north)

Enjoy a community event to celebrate what's great about our nation at Holloways Beach. Activities include a free sausage sizzle, food and market stalls, live music and entertainment, competitions, and prizes. The best parking is at Raintrees Park.

When: Tuesday 26 January 2021, 8 am to 11 am

Where: Holloways Beach, Casuarina Street

Party in the Park (south)

Presented by the Great Pyramid Race Committee, the iconic and historic Norman Park in Gordonvale will play host to this year's southern community celebration.

Free sausage sizzle, live music, and Aussie themed activities.

When: Tuesday 26 January 2021, 11 am to 2 pm

Where: Norman Park, Norman St, Gordonvale

Pool Party (central)

Council has teamed up with Tobruk Memorial Pool for the Australia Day Pool Party. Entry to Tobruk Pool will be free and there will be a host of games, come and try events, and a free sausage sizzle.

Activities include:

Come and try activities with water polo and underwater hockey
Kids games
Discounted Wave Rider rides
The chance to win prizes from Star FM with 'Acapella Under the Umbrella', and lucky duck diving. Head here for more info!
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