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Australia Day Celebrations

26 January at Broadwater Parklands and Gold Coast Aquatic Centre. Featuring a pool party, live local music, food truck feast, fireworks and family-friendly fun.

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Australia Day on the Gold Coast

Details of Australia Day Celebrations 2021 will be announced in due course. If you have any queries about this event please contact City Events on 07 5581 5286.

Australia Day Celebrations 2020

The City of Gold Coast Australia Day celebrations was held on Sunday 26 January 2020 at Broadwater Parklands, Southport.

This year the event once again showcased local talent on the main stage with The Round Mountain Girls headlining and support acts Electrik Lemonade, San Mei and Liv Heyer.

The night boasted delicious food vendors, the JJ Richards 'Aussie Activities Zone' including water play and art activities, as well as beach volleyball on the foreshore.

The event concluded with a spectacular 15-minute fireworks display synchronised to an all-Aussie soundtrack, set on three barges over the Broadwater.

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Mayor Tom Tate with the Rural Fire Service at the Australia Day 2020 celebrations
Children with their mum at the Australia Day 2020 celebrations
Flags being waved at the Australia Day 2020 celebrations
Children at the Australia Day 2020 celebrations
Band playing at the Australia Day 2020 celebrations
Fireworks at the Australia Day 2020 celebrations

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