On Australia Day, we come together as a nation to celebrate our diverse society and landscape, our remarkable achievements and our bright future.
It is also a chance to reflect on our nation's history, and to consider how we can make Australia an even better place in future.
The City of Ryde will present the 2019 Ryde Citizen of the Year Awards at a special Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony, which will be held at 11am at the North Ryde School of Arts on Saturday 26 January 2019.
2019 Australia Day Family Concert
The community are invited to our Australia Day Family Concert. The concert will start from 5 pm at North Ryde Common, corner of Twin & Wicks Road, North Ryde.
There will be rides, sports, food trucks, thong throwing competition and a great line up of entertainment.
- The 2019 Battle of the Bands Finals
- Jay Parrino and the Ozzy Iconics:
Jay Parrino - Vocals, judge on Channel 7's All Together Now, finalist on Australia's Got Talent, performed with The Choirboys and Daryl Braithewaite
Daniel Maher - Guitarist from "The Voice" band, performed with Rita Ora, David Campbell and The Madden brothers of Good Charlotte
Bobby Poulton - Bass player, performed with Andrew Stockdale/Wolfmother and Dami Im
Murray Sheridan - Drummer, Aria award winner, played drums with The Vines & Christina Anu
- JC All-Stars.
The evening will conclude with a spectacular fireworks display at 9 pm.