Australia Day Long Weekend

in the Border Rivers Region

Date Destination Event Description Begins
Friday 23rd January, 2015 Queensland Hotel – Marshall Street Start your ‘Straya Day’ Long weekend here! Yabby Races, Snags on the Barbie & Cold Beer! Karaoke in the Public Bar featuring popular Aussie Hits! 8:30PM till late
Saturday 24th January, 2015 Homes & Parks around Goondiwindi Family & Friends get together in homes all around the region and spend some quality time together. Go to bed early tonight ready for a massive two days ahead of you! All Day
Sunday 25th January, 2015 Goondiwindi Botanic Gardens O’Shea Concert in the Gardens’ – All the way from Nashville, USA and straight after performing at the Tamworth Country Music Festival, Australia’s Current Number One Country Music signing Duo: O’Shea will grace the stage at the Goondiwindi Botanic Gardens. Opening local act Sam & Bonnie Jessen will be sure to warm you up for the headline act! Tickets available at O’Shea’s Betta Electrical: $30 Single, $50 Couple, $60 Family. Bar Facilities available. 5PM
Monday 26th January, 2015 Goondiwindi Town Park Australia Day Awards in the Park. Rotary Breakfast starts at 6:30am & Welcome to Australia Celebrations and Awards Ceremony start on stage at 8:30am. Presentation of awards by Ambassador Sergeant Dimitrios Bellos OAM APM. Presentations from school captains and presentation of Australia Day awards and Citizen of the Year Awards. 6.30AM
Monday 26th January, 2015 Texas Historical Society Building Presentation of Texas and Inglewood Australia Day awards 8:30AM
Monday 26th January, 2015 Railway Hotel Gold Coin Donation Sausage Sizzle from 3pm, Railway release of James Squire 50 lashes on Tap, Drink Specials all day, come dressed in your best ‘Australia day what it means to me’ outfit for your chance to win great prizes. Raffles all day with all proceeds going to the Goondiwindi Scouts 10AM with Sausage sizzle at 3PM
Monday 26th January, 2015 O’Shea’s Royal Hotel Enjoy Aussie day celebrations and dress in your best Aussie attire – thongs allowed! Buckets of Prawns! The countdown of Triple J’s Hottest 100 tunes kicks off at 11am QLD Time. A BBQ lunch on the Deck will be available for a gold coin donation 11am
Monday 26th January, 2015 Goondiwindi Race Club Inglewood Cup – Australia Day Races! Bar Facilities available. 2pm


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