The Great Australia Day Beach Party

Festivals and Celebrations

26 Jan 2019

The Great Australia Day Beach Party has well-earned reputation as one of the biggest and best Australia Day events in the State. With the availability of the Keppel Kraken Water Play Area, this year’s event will undoubtedly be one of the best ever with a jam-packed 12 hour non-stop entertainment and beach fun activity program. Check it out!

Activities include the Sand Sculpture Competition, Beach Games, Face Painting, WOW Balls and entertainment for young and old. A sensational program of entertainment and family fun.

There will a sensational 10 hour marathon stage program featuring national headline acts, bands, dancers, circus performers and a showcase of other CQ talent.

Come along and start your day with a Fun Run then go on to enjoy games like Tug O War, Bare Bottom Boat Regatta, Sand Castle Competition and many many more.

For early birds, things start at 8am with market stalls, arts ad crafts, food and refreshments, along with street theatre and rides to entertain the kids.

Australia Day wouldn’t be the same without fireworks. The party concludes at 8pm with the JRT Monster Fireworks Finale.


Beaches & Surf Cafe Carpark Family Family Friendly Kiosk Public Toilet Restaurant

Event Times

26 Jan 2019

Annual Event


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Main Beach, Yeppoon, 4703

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