Australia Day 2020 Community Events


Saturday 25 January 2020

Australia Day Community Awards Event

  • Time: 5.30pm to 7.30pm 
  • Where: Cavanbah Centre, 249 Ewingsdale Rd, Byron Bay
  • Cost: $15 per ticket 
  • Details: Australia Day Ambassador, Australia Day Address, Community Awards

Sunday 26 January 2020

Breakfast in the Park - Brunswick Heads

  • Time: 7.30am to 10am
  • Where: Housie Tent,  Banner Park, Brunswick Heads
  • Details: BBQ breakfast $5, music and singalongs. Thanks to the combined services of Brunswick Valley - Rotary, Quota, Lions and Brunswick Surf Lifesaving Club

Breakfast in the Park - Byron Bay 

  • Time: 7am to 10am
  • Where: Main Beach, Byron Bay - Next to the Byron Bay Surf Club
  • Details: BBQ breakfast, live entertainment. Thanks to Rotary Club of Byron Bay.

Australia Day Paddle - Byron Bay

  • Time: 11am with registrations from 8am
  • Where: Wategos to Main Beach, Byron Bay
  • Details: Entry fee applies with presentation after the paddle. Thanks to Byron Bay Surf Life Saving Club

Survival Day - Byron Bay

  • Time: 11am to - 2.30pm
  • Where: Apex Park, Byron Bay
  • Details: Celebrating cultural survival through dance, music, song, story, art and weaving. Thanks to The Sisters for Reconciliation, Cavanbah Reconciliation Group and Bunyarra Culture Collective. 

Citizenship Ceremony - Mullumbimby

  • Time: 9 to 10am and 11.30am to 12.30pm – Invitation only
  • Where: Council Chambers, 70 Station Street, Mullumbimby
  • Details: Welcoming and celebrating our newest Australian citizens.
  • Read more about Australia Day in Byron Shire 2020

Aussie BBQ - Ocean Shores

  • Time: 3 to 6pm
  • Where: Ocean Shores Public School, Shara Boulevarde, Ocean Shores
  • Details: Free sausage sizzle, giant lamington, Aussie singalong and Mullet Throwing championship with prizes for all age categories including preschool. Thanks to Ocean Shores Community Association.


  • Saturday, 25 January 2020 | 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
  • Sunday, 26 January 2020 | 07:00 AM - 06:00 PM