Australia Day in Monash

26 January 2018 | 10:00AM to 28 January 2018 | 04:00PM

Australia Day 2016

Friday, 26 January 2018
Monash Civic Centre
293 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley

The City of Monash Australia Day celebrations will take place at the Monash Civic Centre on the Australia Day Public Holiday.

Australia Day will begin with a Flag Raising Ceremony, Welcome to Country by Wurundjeri Elder Ian Hunter and an address by Australia Day Ambassador Ms Marion Lau, followed by a special Citizenship Ceremony.

  • 10am: Citizenship Ceremony
  • 11am-3pm: Family Day

After official proceedings head to the Glen Waverley Library forecourt where River Chinese Band will be performing fine music with a group of bow musicians, followed by classic Broadway tunes sung by Angela Lumicisi.

Monash favourite Bethany Fisher will also appear on stage, accompanied by dancers.

The Ashwood Lions Club will prepare a delicious FREE bush tucker barbecue and children can enjoy face painting and fun activities.

Full Program

Friday 26 January – Sunday 28 January 2018

Clayton, Glen Waverley, Oakleigh and Mount Waverley

FREE family-friendly activities over the Australia Day long weekend in Monash:

Australia Day 2018 booklet (pdf, 676KB)

Civic Centre and Glen Waverley Library - public car park

Australia Day events at the Civic Centre and Library Forecourt will require some changed car parking conditions that will take effect from 5pm on Thursday 25 January.

  • Thursday 25 January, from 5pm
    Car park, including the bays adjacent to the library and IBIS building, will be closed to the public

  • Friday 26 January, 7am-3pm
    Car park will be closed to the public

Date & Time

26 January 2018 | 10:00AM to 28 January 2018 | 04:00PM


Monash Council

9518 3636


Monash Civic Centre, 293 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley 3150 View Map

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