We've got another great program of events on offer for all ages at our Australia Day 2014 celebrations. Whether you want to get active or just enjoy the atmosphere, there's something for you. The day will wrap up with a spectacular fireworks display at 9pm.
For details of what's on, see our brochure below. You'll also find more details about specific activities under 'What's Happening' on the right of this page.
Australia Day 2014 Program
Share your talent on Australia Day
We're inviting entries for two exciting competitions that will be part of our Australia Day celebrations in 2014. Get involved, and share your talent with our community!
The Gong Factor Talent Quest
The Gong Factor Talent Quest is back! If you're over 12 years old and have a talent - whether it's singing, dancing, acting, circus or even magic - sign up to be in the running for some great prizes from Telstra.
Finalists will perform on the main stage at our Australia Day celebrations around Wollongong Harbour.
For details see the entry form below. Applications must be received by 5pm, Monday 9 December 2013.
The Gong Factor entry form
Australia Day Short Film Youth Competition
People aged 12 to 24 years are invited to submit a short film on the theme 'Wollongong and Me' for our inaugural Australia Day Short Film Youth Competition.
Wollongong Youth Services will also be holding some workshops to help interested film makers develop their skills. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for details.
Entries close 5pm, Monday 6 January 2014. For details see the entry form below.
Australia Day Short Film Youth Competition entry form.
Calling Stallholders and Buskers
We're looking for stallholders and buskers to be part of our 2014 Australia Day celebrations.
If you're a stallholder and would like to be involved, please complete and return the form below:
Australia Day 2014 Awards
Nominations have now closed for our annual Australia Day Awards. Winners will be announced at our Australia Day Awards Dinner on Thursday 23 January. All are welcome to attend, but bookings are essential. For tickets or more information call (02) 4227 7104.