Australia Day Celebrations on the Northern Beaches

The community is encouraged to celebrate Australia Day with family and friends whilst staying COVID Safe.


All Day

21 January 2021 — 26 January 2021


Northern Beaches

Various locations, NSW

Organiser's website

Important Information


Free access

There are a number of events on the Northern Beaches in the lead up to Australia Day:

  • Thursday, 21 January – Australia Day Awards   
  • Friday, 22 January – World Food Markets
  • Saturday, 23 January – Food Truck Festival
  • Sunday, 24 January – Australian Made Market
  • Monday, 25 January – Open Air cinema, Australian Movie
  • Tuesday, 26 January –
    • Pool parties at our two Council run Aquatic Centres
    • Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony
    • Roving entertainers and musicians at a number of key high visitation locations
    • Outdoor dining at The Strand, Dee Why (involves some road closures)

From a digital perspective, three local artists are performing their take on an iconic Australian Song in prominent Northern Beaches locations. These performances have been filmed and will be used across January.   

Additionally, a number of Council services will be promoting Australia Day through their January activities including the Coastal Environment Centre, Libraries, Aboriginal Heritage Office, Glen Street Theatre and Manly Art Gallery & Museum.

These events are delivered by the Northern Beaches Council

Australia Day in NSW Partners