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  • Family picnicing
  • Federation Place for Rhythm N Blues entertainment

Australia Day great Aussie Picnics, Lake Burley Griffin

Join the Great Aussie Picnic this Australia Day. Choose from five different locations, each with their own vibe which are spread around Lake Burley Griffin’s bridge to bridge walk. Kick back and enjoy free live music and entertainment. Purchase food from food trucks, drinks from licensed bars, bring your own picnic or pre-order a picnic hamper from Sweet Pea Catering to collect onsite on the day.

Rockin' Regatta at Regatta Point is your choice for Australian classic rock covers.

Rhythm 'n' Brews at Commonwealth Place hub features some of Canberra’s best contemporary musicians.

Ankle Biters at the Kings Park Hub is the spot for families with little ones. There is no licensed bar at this location.

Sand Grooves at the Aspen Island Hub is the home of contemporary electronic sounds. It’s also a great spot to see the projections of the Australian of the Year recipients on the National Carillon.

Lawn Jives at Patrick White Lawns will feature the soothing sounds of Canberra’s best jazz musos.

Attendees will need to comply with COVID Safe conditions including using the Check In CBR App. See website for details.

Presented by the National Capital Authority and National Australia Day Council in association with Events ACT.

Dates and times:

26 January 2021

26 January:11:00 to 17:00




Regatta point - Various venues
Barrine Drive
Acton  ACT  2601


Free entry