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Kensington Australia Day Festival 2016

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by Joy (subscribe)
“Creativity Is Intelligence Having Fun.” – Albert Einstein
Fantastic Australia Day celebrations

The Australia Day celebrations in Macaulay Road and Bellair Street in Kensington will be nothing short of dazzling.

The festivities will commence at 10am on 26 January 2016 and will draw curtain at 6pm. A citizenship ceremony swearing in and welcoming new Australians to our diverse nation will be the highlight of the day. Other community events will feature billy cart races, Lamington eating competition and dog show. Live entertainment will be strike a chord with the festival-goers. Market stalls will enable visitors to go on a shopping frenzy and eating frenzy.

On its 4th year, the Kensington Australia day celebrations aim at fostering a strong bond within the community while celebrating Australia Day with pride as one united nation. Around 5000 people are being expected at this year's celebrations.

Entry is absolutely free. If you choose to purchase any goodies then that will incur a cost. You can discover more about the festival by visiting the official website. Follow them on Facebook to remain in the loop for all updates. The closest railway station to the festival venue is the Kensington Railway Station.

Jot down the date, time and venue on your diary and come along for a wonderful day out with the family.
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Why? To have a fabulous day out with family
When: 10am to 6pm
Where: Macaulay Road and Bellair Street, Kensington
Cost: Free entry
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Also if you can't make it to the Kensington Billy Cart Races or you are in the Outer Eastern Melbourne suburbs there is the Upwey Billy Cart races on Sunday 26th Feb 2016.
by Peter (score: 1|30) 1459 days ago
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