Port Macquarie's Australia Day Family Fun Day

Celebrate Australia Day with Family Fun at Port Macquarie: A Day of Adventures for Kids!

Looking for an exciting way to celebrate Australia Day? Get ready for a day filled with fun and excitement for the whole family at Port Macquarie’s Australia Day Family Fun Day! Town Green is the place to be on Friday 26 January 2024, from 9am to 1pm, for an action-packed day of activities and entertainment.

Organised by Marine Rescue and local volunteer groups, this community event, proudly supported by the Council’s Community Grants Program, promises an unforgettable experience for kids and adults alike.

Activities Galore for Everyone

There’s something for everyone at this fantastic celebration! From aquatic displays to thrilling dragon boat races, engaging face painting, and captivating dog agility demonstrations, the day is packed with a variety of attractions.

Highlights Include

  • Dragon Boats: Witness the majestic dragon boats gliding through the water at Lady Nelson Wharf starting from 9:30am. Don’t miss the aquatic parade from Lady Nelson Wharf to Fishermans Wharf at 10am, followed by a thrilling display at Fishermans Wharf at 10:30am.
  • Marine Rescue Demonstrations: Learn about marine safety and rescue operations with demonstrations starting at 11am at Lady Nelson Wharf. You can even tour the Marine Rescue boat at 11:30am!
  • Interactive Sessions: Engage in exciting ball games, explore zoo exhibits, and sign up for FREE Come and Try Sessions with volunteer clubs.

Meet the Local Heroes

Join in celebrating the Port Macquarie-Hastings 2024 Citizens of the Year. It’s a wonderful opportunity to meet and honour those making a difference in our community.

Savour the Flavors of Community

What’s a celebration without delicious food? Enjoy a sausage sizzle and refreshing drinks at the community BBQ while soaking in the vibrant atmosphere.

Embrace the Spirit of Community

This event is a perfect opportunity to experience the essence of our vibrant community. Look, learn and revel in the joy of life in Port Macquarie.

Event Details

Join us for a day of adventure, laughter and community spirit!

Date: Friday, 26 January 2024
Time: 9am – 1pm
Location: Town Green Port Macquarie

Cost: Free
Further Info: pmhc.nsw.gov.au

Join the Fun!

Mark your calendars and bring your family and friends to Town Green for an unforgettable celebration of Australia Day. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to create lasting memories and embrace the true Aussie spirit!