AUS­TRALIA DAY EVENTS

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BACK WITH A BANG

AR­MADALE'S Aus­tralia Day cel­e­bra­tions are back with a bang on Fri­day. Res­i­dents are in­vited to kick off the cel­e­bra­tions with a pic­nic on ei­ther Min­nawarra Park or Memo­rial Park, with plenty of free fam­ily-friendly ac­tiv­i­ties such as face paint­ing, a wa­ter fun zone, go karts and com­mu­nity sports. There will also be car­ni­val rides on Sanc­tu­ary Lakes and a stage pro­gram full of lo­cal bands from 5.30pm at Min­nawarra Park. The fire­works dis­play will kick off at 8.30pm, with an all-Australian sound­track to be broad­cast on ra­dio sta­tion 107.3 Her­itage FM. Visit www.ar­madale.wa.gov.au for more in­for­ma­tion.BIG BREKKY

THE City of Gosnells' Big Break­fast at Cen­ten­nial Pi­o­neer Park kicks off its Aus­tralia Day cel­e­bra­tions on Fri­day. From 8am to 11am, the park will come alive with free en­ter­tain­ment, food, fam­ily ac­tiv­i­ties and the WA Com­mu­nity Cit­i­zen of the Year Awards and Safe City Awards 2018 WA Young Australian of the Year nom­i­nee and prom­i­nent refugee and hu­man rights ad­vo­cate Rahila Haidary will also be speak­ing as part of her role as Gosnells' Aus­tralia Day am­bas­sador. On-stage en­ter­tain­ment in­cludes a Wel­come to Coun­try by lo­cal Abo­rig­i­nal El­der Kevin Fitzger­ald.FREE BAR­BE­CUE

THE Shire of Ser­pen­tine Jar­rah­dale will hold its an­nual Aus­tralia Day break­fast on Fri­day. Kick­ing off from 7.30am, the free tra­di­tional Australian bar­be­cue break­fast will be fol­lowed by a spe­cial cit­i­zen­ship cer­e­mony. Visit www.sjshire.wa.gov.au for more in­for­ma­tion.

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