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Happy Australia Day! Here’s a list of what’s happening around town to celebrate our national day.

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  • Kensington Australia Day Festival at Macaulay Rd and Bellair St Kensington (Tue 26 Jan) – citizenship ceremony, Billy Kart Racing, a pet show, lamington eating, market stalls and live entertainment
  • Australia Day in Altona (Tue 26 Jan) – Free family fun day including music, stalls, kids’ activities and fireworks.
  • Brimbank Australia Day celebrations at Kevin Wheelahan Gardens Sunshine  (Tue 26 Jan) – community BBQ breakfast and entertainment, and as well as a citizenship ceremony.
  • Stony Creek Music Festival  (Tue 26 Jan) – Live entertainment, free kids activities, Food trucks and Aussie sausage sizzle.
  • Australia Day in Melton (Tue 26 Jan) – breakfast, displays, Community Achievement Awards and the City’s largest annual citizenship ceremony.
  • Australia Day in Werribee Park (Tue 26 Jan) – Live stage entertainment, Face painting, Carnival rides, fireworks.