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Australia Day 2015


Australia Day 2015

Australia Day | Monday 26th January, 2015

On the 26th of January each year we celebrate our National Day, Australia Day in Melbourne and Victoria as the Victorian Government brings you a festive atmosphere with an array of fun activities and free events.

The 26th of January refers to the First Landing Day or Foundation Day, in 1788 when Captain Arthur Phillip, the first governor of New South Wales, arrived at Sydney Cove.

Australia Day in Victoria is a day for people from every walk of life to celebrate the things we love about our country. It is a time to celebrate our freedom – as individuals and as a nation; our lifestyle and culture; our land and its beauty, and the outback; our history and Indigenous past; and our opportunities and future.

From the smallest barbecue with friends right up to the thousand-strong People's March down Swanston Street, the Australia Day Committee encourages all Australians to take pride in their country and reflect on who we are as a nation.

There will be something for everyone to enjoy throughout the day – with family, with friends or with all the other Australia Day event goers.

Enjoy Melbourne’s attractions and diversity.

Australia Day 2015


-:- View our guide to Australia Day events in Melbourne.
-:- Australia Day Fireworks at Melbourne's Docklands
-:- Government House Open Day
-:- Check out the australiaday.vic.gov.au to find an event in the metropolitan area.

In 2015, a public holiday has been declared on Monday 26th January 2015.


Date: Monday 26th of January 2015
Time: All Day



Web Links

Melbourne Link Australia Day 2015 Link opens in new browser window

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Also See...


Book Online21 Gun Salute | Australia Day

Book OnlineAusFest 2015 | Australia Day Cider Festival

Book OnlineAustralia Day Committee

Book OnlineGovernment House Open Day 2015

Book OnlineRACV Australia Day Picnic & Vehicle Display







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