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Sydney Olympic Park Authority and Auburn City Council will present a ripper of an event on Australia Day 2013 from 12noon – 9.00pm at beautiful Bicentennial Park at Sydney Olympic Park.
The FREE festivities will include a giant ’25’ human insignia in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of Bicentennial Park, which has seen more than 1.2 million visitors per year since its opening in January 1988.
More than 600 Sydneysiders will participate in the history-making ’25’ human formation, to span 40m wide by 40m long. The commemorative spectacle will be captured by an aerial photographer at 4.00pm and all participants will receive a FREE cap as a memento of the special occasion.
The FREE Australia Day Celebrations at Bicentennial Park will also include a smorgasbord of food stalls from noon and an entertainment program that is guaranteed to delight from 2.00pm.
Off-stage entertainment will feature FREE kids’ activities, sheep shearing, whip cracking, sheep dog trial shows, an animal farm, kangaroo characters, pony and amusement rides, face-painting, Indigenous dance and art workshops, craft stalls, a community bazaar and much more.
One of the most iconic parks Sydney has to offer, Bicentennial Park boasts FREE BBQ facilities, bike hire and the best bike tracks. Sydney Olympic Park is also the official home of the biggest range of school holiday activities of any location in NSW and is constantly buzzing with the best things to do in Sydney – no matter what your age, taste or budget!
For more information about FREE Australia Day Celebrations and what’s on in Sydney’s hottest destination for summer fun, check-out the Sydney Olympic Park website, Sydney Olympic Park’s YouTube Channel, follow @olympicpark_syd on Twitter or visit facebook.com/SydneyOlympicPark.
WHEN: Saturday, 26 January 2013. Food stalls from 12pm. Entertainment: 2pm. Giant ‘25’ human insignia from 4pm. Fireworks at 8:50pm
WHERE: Bicentennial Park at Sydney Olympic Park
GETTING THERE: Limited parking at Bicentennial Park – P3 car park $4 per hour ($20 per day). FREE shuttle bus, noon-9pm between Lidcombe, Auburn and Olympic Park stations and P3 car park