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Australia Day 2021 in Cessnock

People holding flags sitting in a row watching the stage

Australia Day 2021 in Cessnock is finished


10:00 AM - 11:50 PM

26 January 2021


., Cessnock, NSW, 2325

Important Information


Free access

Online event

Join the Cessnock community for Citizenship Ceremony, Awards Ceremony and Australia Day Movie Night.

Citizenship and Awards

This year Council will live stream the Citizenship and Awards ceremonies taking place at the Cessnock Performing Arts Centre on Australia Day due to COVID-19. Tune in from 10am! Learn more

Australia Day Movie Night

As part of 2021 Australia Day celebrations, Council is hosting a FREE Australia Day Movie Night at Heddon Greta Drive-In where the classic Australian films Red Dog (starring Josh Lucas and Rachel Taylor) and Storm Boy (starring Jai Courtney and Geoffrey Rush) will be screened.

This event is free but BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. Book now.

This event is delivered by Cessnock City Council

Please note: Occupiers of premises or event organisers are responsible for adhering to any relevant public health orders, as well as preparing and implementing a COVID Safety Plan (if required). For the most up to date information about this event, please refer to the event organiser's website.

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Practice safe behaviour wherever you go. Check for health and wellbeing advice, case locations, symptoms, testing clinics and what you can and can't do under the rules.