Australia Day in Parramatta

6am - 9pm Parramatta Park

Celebrate everything that makes our nation great at Parramatta’s massive all-day Australia Day party.

Full program announced mid-December 2015


6am – 11am

Sydney’s biggest hot air balloon sky display, with delicious food and roving family entertainment.

The Big BBQ

11am – 7.30pm

This is biggest BBQ Parramatta has ever seen!  BBQ comp hosted by the Australasian BBQ Alliance. Smoked, grilled and basted delights from the barbecue pitmasters, plus smokers and BBQ display.


11.30am – 5.30pm

The iconic CARnivale comes to Parramatta with more than 600 vintage cars to delight car lovers, motoring enthusiasts and families alike.

Hottest 100 Party

12pm – 8pm

Celebrate the Hottest 100 countdown, with live bands and DJ sets, and outdoor bar and mini amusement park!

The Crescent

12pm – 9pm Let the kids run wild at our Australia Day wonderland with entertainment inc. Spongebob and Dora the Explorer. Then as the sun sets, party as the best in Aussie rock and pop hit the stage followed by a massive fireworks and pyrotechnic spectacular!