Australia Day

The District Council of Grant’s 2019 Australia Day Celebration will be held at Mil-Lel Memorial Park on Saturday 26 January 2019 from 11.30am. 

The free family event features entertainment by Mount Gambier City Band & Mil-Lel Primary school students, jump-castle, merry-go-round and vintage car display.  A BBQ lunch will be provided for a gold coin contribution.  The Australian National Anthem, Mayor and Australia Day Ambassador address and presentation of Citizen of the Year Awards will start at 1.15pm.

This is a child friendly event; no BYO alcohol, glass or animals please.  Please BYO chair.

For further information contact Council on or phone 08 87210 444.

The Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards, Young Citizen of the Year Awards and Community Event of the Year Awards are presented annually to local citizens / groups who have made outstanding contributions to the community. 

  • Nominations Open: 1st day of October
  • Nominations Close: 3rd Friday in November


Principal Office
Mount Gambier

324 Commercial Street West

PO Box 724

Mount Gambier SA 5290

Port MacDonnell
Community Complex

5 Charles Street

Port MacDonnell SA 5291