Celebrate Canberra’s 107th birthday at its new location in the Parliamentary Triangle. Make the most of the public holiday and start the day at the Canberra Balloon Spectacular before joining the Canberra Day festivities.

The day will include a jam-packed program of local musicians, street food and activities for the whole family, kicking off with the Canberra Dragon Boats on Lake Burley Griffin. At 6pm on the main stage ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr will present representatives of the ACT Emergency Services Agency and ACT Parks and Conservation with the Canberra Citizen of the Year Award.

Mainstage Entertainment

11.30am The Beanies

12.30pm Boots n All Veterans choir

1.30pm Rob Jarrah

2.30pm MAXO

3.45pm Dana Hassall

5.00pm Rhythm & Girl

6.00pm Citizen of the Year Award Presentation

Food & Drink

Head to the Enlighten Alley, located on the West Lawns in the Parliamentary Triangle, to enjoy delicious food offerings from:

  • Fares Bueller
  • Loaded Aussie Fries
  • Donut Puff Balls (Clayridge)
  • Bare Bones BBQ
  • Italian Traveller
  • Jacko’s Pizza
  • Ryan Gozleme
  • Limogela
  • Waffleland
  • BR Streetfood

Stay into the evening to celebrate the closing night of Enlighten Illuminations and the Canberra Night Noodle Markets. Entry is free.

Parliamentary Triangle