Australia Day in the City – The Veronicas

Festivals and Celebrations

26 Jan 2019

The City of Adelaide proudly presents: Australia Day in the City – Parade, Concert, Fireworks
Australia Day in the City is the major public event to celebrate Australia Day in South Australia! Held in Elder Park, Adelaide, each year on the 26th of January.

Australia Day Parade
The event begins with one of the largest Australia Day Parade’s in the country from 6:00pm, featuring more than 4000 people celebrating what they love about Australia and being Australian, coming together on the streets of Adelaide to showcase their culture and celebrate their communities. The Parade includes over a 100 community groups, vintage cars, horses, marching bands, a giant echidna, floats, giant characters and includes a fly past by an F-18 Hornet!

Australia Day Concert
After the Parade, 40,000 people join together in Elder Park, Adelaide to watch the Australia Day Concert. Starting with a Welcome to Country given by members of the Kaurna Community. The Veronicas will headline the 2019 Concert, supported by The Sundance Kids!

Australia Day Fireworks
In the evening, all eyes turn to the beautiful River Torrens as the spectacular fireworks light up the night sky.

Proudly managed by the Australia Day Council of South Australia


Bar Cafe Caters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for high support needs Caters for limited mobility Family Friendly Kiosk Public Toilet Shop Wheelchair access


Free Entry

Event Times

26 Jan 2019

Annual Event


Elder Park

King William Road, Adelaide, 5000

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