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Australia Day in Sydney showcases the different ways we celebrate Australia Day. Once again the world's most beautiful harbour city will host its annual Australia Day celebrations. There will be a number of sensational activities taking place on the water and across Sydney. It is well worth the trip to town to mingle with your fellow Australians and experience all the activities and entertainment on offer. So much to see and do, the following are just a few of the events:-

Tug and Yacht Ballet - watch the precision of this Yacht and Tug Boat spectacular as they tack across the inner harbour to a musical score.

Australia Day, Tug & Yacht Ballet
Tug & Yacht Ballet

Ferrython - watch your favourite Ferries race to the finish line.

Australia Day, Ferrython

Tall Ships Race - no Australia Day in Sydney would be the same without the Tall Ships Race.

Australia Day,Tall Ships
Tall Ships Race

The Oz Day 10k Wheelchair Race .Visit The Rocks to see the world's finest wheelchair athletes participate in a race around the historic streets of the city.

Australia Day
GIO Oz Day 10k Wheelchair Race

The Great Australian Swim Series Final - Watch or join more than 1,000 participants as they take part in the final of the swim series. Members of the public are encouraged to join in the 2km stretch around Farm Cove, commencing from the Sydney Opera House. Less experienced swimmers can try the casual Ky Hurst 750m swim or the Junior Kids 300m event Every participant will receive a race pack and great prizes are up for grabs.

Australia Day
The Great Australian Swim Series Final

There is more on at Darling Harbour as well as loads of live entertainment and concerts throughout the Rocks and some city streets. Click here for details.

Australia Day

These are just a few of many events lined up for Australia Day. Click here for the main website for more details for planning your day.

Whatever you decide to do on Australia Day, there will be something for everyone. So get out enjoy, if you take any pics for social media, please tag them #ausday to show the world how we celebrate this great nation!

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Why? Australia Day Events
When: Australia Day - Tuesday 26 January 2016
Where: Sydney City and Sydney Harbour
Cost: Free
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The Great Aussie Swim Series sounds fun:)
by Maria M (score: 2|661) 2295 days ago
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