Australia Day 2021 Morning Ceremony & Great Aussie Breakfast

Arts & Culture Australia Day Food & Drink Free Kids/Family Outdoor Seniors Young people

Event Information

  • Date DATE
    26 January 2021
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  • Time TIME
    8 - 10.30AM
  • Location LOCATION
    Sir James Mitchell Park, Flag Pole
    Coode St, South Perth
  • Cost COST
    $5 for breakfast
  • Hosted by HOSTED BY
    City of South Perth
  • Extra Information

    Australia Day Morning Ceremony 8-9.30am

    Rotary BBQ Breakfast 9.30-10.30am



Morning Ceremony

8-9.30am, Tuesday 26 January 2021
Sir James Mitchell Park, South Perth (opposite Forrest St) 

The City of South Perth invites all residents to attend the special Australia Day flag raising and Citizenship Ceremony at Sir James Mitchell Park.

The program includes: 

  • Blessing of the flag and flag raising ceremony 
  • Citizenship Ceremony attended by representatives from both state and federal governments and presided over by television presenter Haley Thompson 
  • Traditional Welcome to Country 
  • Presentation of the AUSPIRE Community Citizen of the Year Award, acknowledging those special individuals and organisations who make a difference in our community 
  • Presentation of the Ted Maslen Award for the student (resident of the City of South Perth) who achieves the highest score of all year 12 students within the City of South Perth

Great Aussie Breakfast 

9.30am-10.30am, Tuesday 26 January 2021 
Sir James Mitchell Park, South Perth (opposite Forrest St)

The Great Aussie Breakfast is set to sizzle after the Citizenship Ceremony with the Rotary Club of Como providing a BBQ breakfast with a choice of fruit and a cup of tea, coffee, juice or water for the small cost of $5 which goes back into the local community.

There will also be free kid’s entertainment. 


Parking will be available in the Coode Street car parks.

Coode Street Boatshed Car Park – Car Park 14 will be closed to the general public until 12pm.

Accessible parking is also available.

Celebration Zone and City of Perth Skyworks

Just a reminder that there will be NO celebration Zone or City of Perth Skyworks this year due to the pandemic.

Act Belong Commit

The City is committed to supporting positive mental health and wellbeing within the community, and has partnered with Mentally Healthy WA to promote the Act Belong Commit health campaign.

COVID-19 Information

The health and wellbeing of our community and staff is our top priority. We would like to remind attendees to be COVID safe:

  • Maintain social distancing - keep 1.5m between yourself and others
  • Wash your hands regularly - practice good personal hygiene
  • Stay home if you are unwell or have a cough, fever, sore throat, fatigue or shortness of breath.

For more information visit the State Government website

Event contact

For event related enquiries, please contact the City’s events team.