Australia Day family fun

A big crowd is expected at Morris Park for this year's Australia Day celebrations. Photo: Federation Fotos
A big crowd is expected at Morris Park for this year's Australia Day celebrations. Photo: Federation Fotos

The focus will be on Aussie entertainment, barbecues and poolside fun when Australia Day activities are held throughout Canowindra and the Cabonne Shire next week.

All are welcome to attend the Canowindra Australia Day celebrations Friday, January 26 in Morris Park commencing at 6pm.

The day will commence with the Presentation of the Local Australia Day Award for Citizen of the year, Junior Citizen and Local Group and/or Association Awards.

Competitions on the day will be best decorated shop front, kids decorated bikes and also a colouring in competition.

Entries can be picked up at the Canowindra Newsagency from Wednesday, January 17 and there will be two categories five years to seven years and eight years to 10 years, entries must be returned to the Newsagency by Wednesday,​ January 24 for judging.

So come on kids get your entries this week and get colouring.

There will also be a Piñatas for the children to knock around, plus other attractions including the annual running of the Canowindra Cup.

The Lions Club barbecue will be on and their jumping castle will be in action.

If you would like to bring along a picnic basket that would be a lovely way to spend the evening.

So come along and join in the Australia Day Celebration at Morris Park, Canowindra (the party town).

The Australia Day celebration will begin from 6pm.