Hepburn Shire residents and visitors are invited to join the Australia Day celebrations.

Australia Day Eve – Wednesday 25 January 2017

Daylesford Town Hall, 7:00pm

A civic event will take place on Australia Day Eve. This includes a Citizenship Ceremony and Hepburn Shire Council’s Australia Day Awards.

Australia Day – Thursday 26 January 2017


5:45am- Sunrise walk to Mount Beckworth, flag raising ceremony followed by breakfast. Meet at the dam.

5:30pm- Collins Place. Flag lowering ceremony. Community BBQ with entertainment by “The Insyders” and “SpamMail3370”


8:00am- Park Lake Reserve. Official Ceremony. Breakfast will be served. BYO Plates, Cups, Cutlery and Chairs.


5:30pm- Glenlyon Recreation Reserve, Dysart Street. Flag lowering ceremony. Entertainment with free BBQ.


11:30am- Rotunda corner Cosmo and High Street. Flag raising ceremony. Free sausage sizzle organised by Trentham Lions Club Inc.

Please note: In the case of a Total Fire Ban, some events may be cancelled.

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