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18 Jan 2019

Sydneysiders are spoiled for choice when it comes to picking where to celebrate this Australia Day with councils across the city hosting a wide array of family-friendly events.

With road closures in place, and large crowds expected at events across Sydney, the best way to get around is by public transport.

To find out about road closures and traffic in your area visit, while is the best place for the most up-to-date Australia Day traffic and transport information.

Some of the key local celebrations outside the CBD are:

  • 15 hours of non-stop entertainment at a massive all day Australia Day party in the World Heritage-listed Parramatta Park.
  • A day full of great music, free kids entertainment and delicious food at celebrations in Campbelltown.
  • A wide range of entertainment and activities for the whole family in Bicentennial Park, West Pymble.
  • The Georges River Council Australia Day Festival at Carss Park, widely regarded as one of the best Australia Day events in Sydney.

For details on Australia Day events in your area visit

Read more about transport options to and from the CBD visit