Australia Day Celebrations - Change of Venue

Posted: 25th Jan

Australia Day Celebrations

DUE TO WEATHER, THE AUSTRALIA DAY EVENT CELEBRATIONS HAVE BEEN MOVED TO WANANGKURA STADIUM IN SOUTH HEDLAND. THESE WILL RUN FROM 5PM TO 9PM. 

The entertainment program will remains the same and fireworks are still scheduled to go ahead if weather permits.

These will run from Marie Marland at 8.30pm.  

Traffic Management and Event Parking:

Traffic management will be in place on Hamilton Road and Karst Elbow from 3.30pm - 10.00pm for the event. Event parking is available at Wanangkura Stadium, Faye Gladstone Netball Courts and overflow parking is available at the South Hedland TAFE campus. These are all accessed from Hamilton Road. 

Free Event Buses:

4.00pm Commence Port route

4.45pm Drop off at event

5.00pm Commence Port route

5.45 pm Drop off/pick up at event

6.00pm Commence Port route

6.45pm Drop off/pick up at the event

7.00pm Commence Port route

7.45pm Drop off/pick up at the event

8.00pm Commence Port route for drop offs only

9.00pm Pick up at the event and commence Port drop offs

Entertainment for the whole family

  • Circus Show
  • Bella Blakemore
  • Award winning Magician Robbie T
  • Giant magical unicorns
  • Food vendors
  • Family activities
  • Roving Entertainment
  • Kids Activities

 

Hedland’s Australia Day Celebrations are an opportunity for the community to congregate and celebrate shared achievements, share stories and be proud of the nation we call home. This free event celebrates cultural diversity through cultural performances, food stalls and a spectacular fireworks display.

Join us at the Civic Centre Gardens from 5pm - 9pm on Saturday January 26 to celebrate Australia Day.

There will be something for everyone to enjoy including:
Live Entertainment
Games
Family Activities
Food Trucks
Fireworks - 8:30pm

Thank you to the Pilbara Ports Authority for your sponsorship.

This is a family friendly, alcohol free and accessible event.

https://www.porthedland.wa.gov.au/our-community/events/australia-day-celebrations.aspx