Celebrating all things Australian

Published on 18 January 2019

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A range of events and activities will be held on Saturday 26 January 2019 to celebrate Australia Day. Mayor Libro Mustica said everyone was invited to join in celebrations being held across Moira Shire.

"It is a time for us to come together and celebrate our rich culture and reflect on how we can individually and collectively play a part in shaping our future for the betterment of all," Cr Mustica said. "Events will be held in Barmah, Numurkah, Cobram, Tungamah/St James, Katamatite, Yarrawonga and Nathalia which includes the official presentations of the local Australia Day Award winners for 2019."

For more information, please visit our website or call us on 5871 9222.

Events being held in Moira Shire –


Beginning 8am; Jack Edwards Reserve, corner of Evans and Murray streets; free barbecue breakfast, award presentations and entertainment.


Beginning 8am; Newman Square, corner of Quinn and Melville streets; free barbecue breakfast, award presentations and entertainment.


Beginning 10.30am; Civic Centre, Punt Road; free barbecue provided by Rotary Club of Cobram, award presentations, guest speaker and entertainment by Cobram Pipe Band.

Tungamah/St James

Beginning 8am; Lions Park, Boyd Street; free barbecue breakfast and award presentations.


Beginning 8am; Police Paddock, corner Foy and Beek streets; free barbecue breakfast, award presentations and activities.


Beginning 7.15am; Kennedy Park, Murphy Street; free barbecue breakfast provided by Rotary Club of Yarrawonga Mulwala, award presentations and entertainment.


Beginning 6pm; Recreation Reserve, Park Street; free barbecue, award presentations, guest speaker, entertainment and activities.

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