Come together

Tuesday 26 January 2021 10am - 4pm

Come together on the public holiday with COVID-Safe community activities for the whole family across the city - there's something for everyone!

Pool Parties

Splash into summer with inflatables and fun activities.

Beresfield, Mayfield, Stockton & Wallsend Pools

26 January 10am – 4pm

Picnic in the Park

Enjoy food trucks, produce stalls and entertainment for the whole family.

Richley Reserve

26 January 10am – 4pm

Fort Scratchley firing of the guns

Join us for the time-honoured tradition of the firing of the guns at 11am, 1pm and 3pm.

Tunnel tours will not be available on the day however all exhibition rooms will be open and guests can enjoy Morse code demonstrations.

26 January from 11am, Fort Scratchley. See full event details of the Fort Scratchley firing of the guns.

Get your family and friends together and walk, cycle, run or scoot to your local activation to enjoy the celebrations. Take your towel, take your picnic rug, reconnect with family and friends and enjoy some of Newcastle’s iconic locations!

With the weather forecast to be HOT please ensure that you stay well hydrated, and be sun safe (hat, sunscreen and sunglasses). There will be plenty of water available at all locations.



Various locations around Newcastle