The Vigil is finished
- 25 January 2019 — 26 January 2019
- 08:00 PM - 06:00 AM
WhereBarangaroo Reserve , Barangaroo, NSW, 2000
Gather at dusk for the lighting of a fire. A vigil will be held overnight to reflect on the impact of colonisation in Australia, the significance of the day before the First Fleet arrived, and what happened after.
Hear musical performances and stories of Country from current and future community Elders.
This event is presented by Sydney Festival.
Leave the car at home. Extra public transport services are running to help you travel to and from Australia Day celebrations. Plan your trip at transportnsw.info.
To support the celebrations, road closures will be in place.
Be sun safe, eat well, drink plenty of water and wear appropriate clothing for summer weather conditions.
Remember, Australia Day is for everyone. Be respectful of people at all times.