AUSTRALIA DAY observances will be held at four locations in the Derwent Valley on Monday – New Norfolk, Bushy Park, Maydena and Hamilton.
NEW NORFOLK ESPLANADE PROGRAM
11am: Activities at New Norfolk Olympic Swimming Pool organised by Derwent Valley Youth Future Action Team
11am: Start of Australia Day fun run and walk
11am: Croquet demonstration
11.30am: Free barbecue provided by New Norfolk Lions Club
11.30am: Derwent Valley Concert Band
noon: National Anthem and flag-raising ceremony
12.15pm: Fun run presentations
12.30: Address by Australia Day ambassador Neil Roberts
12.40: Australia Day Award presentations
BUSHY PARK PROGRAM
11am: Activities at Bushy Park War Memorial Swimming Pool organised by Derwent Valley Youth Future Action Team
9.30am: Start of Australia Day fun run, walk and bike ride to Junee Cave, followed by a free barbecue lunch
HAMILTON TOWN HALL PROGRAM
Noon-3pm: Australia Day citizenship ceremony, awards presentation, address by Australia Day ambassador Glenn Baker, and a free barbecue lunch.
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