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Live Entertainment, Amusement Rides & BIG Fireworks Finale

Gather your family and friends and celebrate Australia Day the Hawkesbury way!

Hawkesbury City Council proudly invites you to Australia Day on the Hawkesbury 2023, a fun family-friendly community event on Thursday, 26 January 2023 from 5pm to 9pm at Governor Phillip Park, Windsor. This will be the perfect way to enjoy this special day with friends and family alongside our beautiful river. Entry is FREE.

Throughout the evening you can enjoy a jam-packed program of great entertainment - including headliner Prinne Stevens. The Australian-born Polynesian RnB soul artist wowed audiences on Season 1 of The Voice with her high-energy R&B performances. Prinnie has since gone on to tour extensively and perform lead roles in hit stage musicals here and abroad.

Highlights include:

Special guest MC Farmer Dave from Rufftrack and Big Brother

An outdoor stage with live entertainment including local artists and headlined by Prinnie Stevens from The Voice

Amusement rides

Food and drink stalls plus food trucks

Free face painting

Thong throwing competition

Emergency Services Display

Roving Entertainment

RAAF flyover


Rides, face painting and many other fun activities will entertain the kids while parents and carers can relax and enjoy the atmosphere by the beautiful Hawkesbury River. There is also an inclusive playspace at Governor Phillip Park. You can also grab a delicious snack or dinner from the on-site food and drink stalls and food trucks!

The ever-popular fireworks finale on the river will be the perfect close to a perfect day at 9pm.

Australia Day on the Hawkesbury is a dog-friendly event. Please keep dogs on a lead at all times.

Plenty of on-site parking is available.

Don't miss this great afternoon of summer fun! Celebrate our lucky country in Hawkesbury.

For more information on this great FREE community event, please see and join the Facebook Event page for the latest updates.

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When: Thursday 26 January 2023 from 5pm to 9.30pm
Where: Governor Phillip Park, George St, Windsor NSW 2756
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