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Australia Day in the City 2020 - Circular 4.1

To Chief Executive Officer
Community Services Staff
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Date 17 January 2020
Contact Ashlea Lyall
Response Required No
Summary The Australia Day Council of South Australia is proud to present you with free, family friendly events occurring in the Adelaide CBD over the Australia Day long weekend 2020.

Australia Day Smoking Ceremony

The 2020 Smoking Ceremony, ‘Mourning in the Morning’ will be a sincere acknowledgement of our First Nations Peoples. Join us, and stand with our First Nations Peoples, for a ceremony held on Kaurna Country including truth, love respect, hope, sharing and storytelling of our past, present and future.
26 January, 2020: 7:00am
Elder Park (Tarntanya)

For more information, click here

Australia Day in the City – Parade, Concert, Fireworks

The City of Adelaide proudly presents Australia Day in the City – Parade, Concert and Fireworks. The event begins with one of the largest Australia Day Parade’s in the country from 6:00pm, featuring more than 4000 people celebrating what they love about Australia and being Australian, coming together on the streets of Adelaide to showcase their culture and celebrate their communities. The Parade includes over a 100 community groups, vintage cars, horses, marching bands, a giant echidna, floats, giant characters and includes a fly past by the RAAF.

After the Parade, 40,000 people join together in Elder Park, Adelaide to watch the Australia Day Concert which starts with a Welcome too Country given by members of the Kaurna Community. The concert will feature Electric Fields, with a performances from Volya Ukrainian Cossack Dancers, G-NAT!ON and the Iwiri Choir and will conclude with a spectacular fireworks display.
26 January, 2020: 6:00pm
Elder Park (Tarntanya)

For more information click here

Will you be outside of the CBD this Australia Day? Visit the National Calendar to find an event near you!

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