Australia Day in The Rocks

When

Date
26 January 2017
Time
10:00am – 6:00pm

Where

The Rocks NSW

Kick back and savour all the sights and sounds of an iconic Aussie summer on Australia Day in The Rocks.

Other information

Accessible event

$Free access

BE ENTERTAINED

Be entertained by roving performers including giant bubbles, a stilt walking blossom and unicyclist!

HIT UP THE MARKETS

Check out the stalls at Jack Mundey Place for locally-designed fashion, jewellery and original art. Feast on mouth-watering flavours from around the world while enjoying the fresh ocean breeze.

PLAY GIANT GAMES

From 12:30pm, George Street will be home to giant games – think oversized Jenga, Chess, Lego, Connect 4, Checkers, Snakes and Ladders, Marbles and more! 

SWING ON A GIANT SWING

KIIS 1065 FM will be at Hicksons Rd Reserve from 10am to 7pm with their giant swing. It's free! 

IMMERSE YOURSELF IN THE STREET CHALK ART

Sit in a blow up raft at the edge of a waterfall and smile at the crocodile beneath. Live life on the edge as you take a selfie, but try not to fall into the mouth of the hungry crocodile. Let @JennyMcCrackenArtist know you love her work. 

LIVE MUSIC AT WARRANE STAGE

Bare your soles on the green and your soul to the music for a sensational homegrown crop of up-and-coming artists. Check out the awesome line up

While you’re grooving, try a craft beer from the Rocks Brewing Co. or some gourmet food as you enjoy the free music at this summer festival.

WATCH THE WHEELCHAIR RACE

See some of the world’s finest wheelchair athletes race around the city’s historic quarter at exhilarating speeds in the 28th Annual 10k Oz Day Wheelchair Race

Get in early to enjoy a free breakfast from 8am, courtesy of GIO. The BBQ is under the Cahill Expressway. 

OTHER THINGS TO DO

Find out about other things to do and see at therocks.com

DOS AND DON’TS

DO NOT BYO. Alcohol and glass are not permitted at The Rocks.

DO check out the health and safety tips.  

 

Visit Transport Info for trip planning, maps and ticket information

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