Australia Day

The City hosted its annual Australia Day Morning Ceremony at Sir James Mitchell Park on 26 January 2022. The Ceremony included the welcoming of the City’s newest Australian citizens, raising of the Australian flag, presentation of the Australia Day Active Citizenship Awards, and the Ted Maslen Memorial University Exhibition Award.

Australia Day afternoon looked a little different in 2022 due to the continuing uncertainty around COVID-19. The Celebration Zone which has previously taken place in the afternoon at Sir James Mitchell Park did not take place in 2022. Instead, there was four entertainment zones along the South Perth foreshore where families enjoyed the afternoon and viewed the City of Perth Skyworks in the evening.

News Listings

January 2022

City recognises local heroes

Media Release 28 January 2022

The City is proud to recognise those who make a difference in their local community by presenting the Community Citizen of the Year Awards.

Local student given top honour

News Update 27 January 2022

The City would like to congratulate All Saints College student, Kelly Snow, for her incredible accomplishment as the highest achieving year 12 student in the City of South Perth.

Australia Day at South Perth Foreshore

Media Release 14 January 2022

The City welcomes the community to experience the relaxed and family friendly atmosphere of Australia Day at South Perth Foreshore.

Australia Day

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