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Australia Day Picnic

You can now secure your free tickets to the Australia Day Picnic in Lane Cove.

The event on Tuesday 26 January includes a special program of local live music at The Plaza and The Canopy followed by two feel-good Aussie movies to round off your day - bring your own picnic rug and get comfy on the green!

This event has a COVID-Safe Plan in place with numbers strictly limited. Tickets are required for each session with a limit of six tickets per booking on a first-come, first-served basis.

Lane Cove Plaza

Phonic Duo, 10:00am – 11:45am

Enjoy the vocal stylings of Lane Cove local Sal Rosen accompanied by Karl Bowles' expert guitar work. No bookings required but QR code registration is required on arrival. 

The Canopy 

Local Bands Session: 10:00am – 11:45am

Cameraygal Wind Symphony: 10:00am – 10:45am

Tambourine Bay Winds: 11:00am – 11:45am

The Cameraygal Wind Symphony is the senior 'Flagship' ensemble in the Lane Cove Concert Band while Tambourine Bay Winds are a woodwind ensemble which performs music by Baroque and Classical through to modern and contemporary composers.

Register for free tickets.

Lane Cove Duos Session – 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Phonic Duo: 12:00pm – 12:45pm

Enjoy the vocal stylings of Lane Cove local Sal Rosen accompanied by Karl Bowles' expert guitar work.

Jess & Matt: 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Crowd favourites and runner's up of The X Factor Australia 2015, couple-duo Jess & Matt's trademark harmonies have grabbed attention around the globe.

Also proud Lane Cove locals, enjoy hearing their unique sound of folk-rock and contemporary country while enjoying your Australia Day picnic at The Canopy.

Register for free tickets.

Home Grown Screen on the Green at The Canopy

Sit back and enjoy two feel-good Aussie movies to round off your Australia Day

Paper Planes (G): 4:00pm – 5:45pm

Paper Planes is an imaginative children's film about a young Australian boy's passion for flight and his challenge to compete in the World Paper Plane Championships in Japan. This film is rated G.

Register for free tickets.

The Sapphires (PG): 6:00pm – 7:45pm

The Sapphires is about four Yorta Yorta Indigenous Australian women, Gail (Deborah Mailman), Julie (Jessica Mauboy), Kay (Shari Sebbens) and Cynthia (Miranda Tapsell), who are discovered by a talent scout (Chris O'Dowd), and form a music group named The Sapphires, travelling to Vietnam in 1968 to sing for troops during the war. This film is rated PG.

Register for free tickets.

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Please contact prior to the event if you require access to hearing loop or have access requirements.

Council acknowledges that the Australia Day Picnic is assisted by the Australian Government through the National Australia Day Council.