Community invited to celebrate

Community members are invited to join a family-friendly event to acknowledge Australia Day – Survival Day in Mount Alexander Shire at Victory Park on Wednesday January 26.
This event will include a Welcome to Country, a Citizenship and Australia Day Awards ceremony, and entertainment with local and special guests in attendance. Uncle Rick Nelson will be the MC of this part of the celebrations.
The event will run from 10am-1.30pm.
This is a COVID safe event. All attendees will be required to check in and show proof of full vaccination. This is a waste wise event. BYO bottles and cups. For more information visit

Lisa Dennis
Editor of the Castlemaine Mail newspaper and senior journalist on our sister paper the Midland Express. Over the last 24 years Lisa been proudly reporting news in the Mount Alexander and Macedon Ranges communities.