The annual Sky Fest Australia Day Celebrations is held on 26 January. It invites the Bunbury-Geographe community to share in a nation-wide celebration of pride. The event is held at Bicentennial Square and the Graham Bricknell Music Shell. Sky Fest hosts an entertaining day out for the whole community. It is fully inclusive with live music, free activities, rides, and more.
The SkyFest Australia Day Celebrations map can be viewed here.
The fireworks exclusion zone map can be viewed here.
6.30-9.30am APEX BBQ Breakfast
7.30am start Bunbury Runners Club Fun Run
8.30-9.30am Mayor’s Citizenship Ceremony
4-9pm Sideshow Alley
4-9pm Food Vans
4-9PM Market Stalls
4-8pm Water Slide FREE
4-8.30pm Umbrella Painting FREE
4-8.30pm Double Decker Game Bus FREE
4-8.30pm Wildlife Petting Zoo FREE
4-8.30pm Circus Workshop FREE
4-8.30pm Rock Climbing Wall FREE
4-8.30pm Bungee Trampolines FREE
4-8.30pm Bouncy Castles FREE
4-8.30pm Toddler Zone FREE
8.30-9pm Fireworks Display FREE
Live Music Concert (on Graham Bricknell Music Shell)
3.55-4pm Welcome to Country
4-4.25pm Laine Wolfe
4.35-5pm Tracey Barnett
5.10-5.35pm 2’s a Crowd
5.55-6.25pm Down Under
6.45-7.15pm The Hunting Birds
7.45-8.30pm Katy Steele
4-4.30pm Super Hero Kids Show
4.45-5.45pm Mario the Almost Magnificent
6-6.30pm Konga Kids Show
6.45-7.15pm Kangaroo Creek Gang
Blair Street will be closed between Haley Street to Clifton Street from 10am until 10pm.
Koombana Drive will be closed between Clifton Street and Austral Parade from 8.15pm until 9.15pm for the fireworks display.
Getting to and from the event
There are a number of parking bays and car parks throughout the CBD which can be found here and parking is free on public holidays, so no parking ticket is required on Australia Day.
However please be advised that the Blair Street/Foreshore Carpark and the Holman Street Carpark will both be closed for the event.
TransBunbury will be offering FREE services home at 9.15pm and 9.30pm after the SkyFest fireworks display. Please see further details and bus routes here.
Food and market stalls
for Food and Market stalls are now open. You can apply for Christmas in
the City and/or SkyFest all within the same application form.
Download the form here.
We love hearing what the community thinks of our events. Please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org after the event to share your experience and any feedback you may have.