Wollongong's Australia Day celebration, held around Wollongong Harbour and foreshore, is the City's biggest annual event. We're already working to bring you another great day on 26 January 2016, and will update this page with program details when they're confirmed.
City of Wollongong Australia Day Awards
Each Australia Day, we acknowledge those people and organisations within our community who make Wollongong a better place. If you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution or achievement, nominate them for the City of Wollongong Australia Day Awards using our online form.
Prefer a hard copy nomination form? Download one below:
City of Wollongong Australia Day Awards 2016 (341KB)
Nominations close on Friday 11 December 2015.
Volunteers for Australia Day
Want to see our Australia Day celebrations from behind the scenes? If you've got some spare time, think about joining our team of event volunteers. It's a great way to get some experience working at a major event. There are lots of things volunteers can do on the day, from marshalling and distributing information to assisting with our Citizenship Ceremony.
If you'd like to volunteer, or for more information, please fill in our online application form, or call us on 4227 7111.