January 2017 Events in Canberra and the ACT
- 1 January (Sunday) 2017 – New Years Day (Public Holiday)
- 2 January (Monday) 2017 – Additional Public Holiday for New Year – it’s a long weekend!
- 5 to 8 January 2017 –Summernats annual Street Machine Summernats Car Festival is Australia’s biggest horse power party where over 2000 elite street machines descend on Canberra. Coming from around the world, entrants display to a crowd of over 100,000 people.
- 26 January (Thursday) 2017 – Australia Day Public Holiday.
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- Australia Day in the Capital starts with an Aussie Day BBQ breakfast, kids concert, the National Flag Raising and Citizenship Ceremony, activities hosted at the National Museum of Australia and more, and concludes with Fireworks on the shores of Lake Burley Griffin.
- 27 January (Friday) 2017 – School Term 1 starts for teachers. Students start the following Monday or Tuesday (check school holiday dates)
January Events from the forum
These events are in the order that they have been posted - not in date order.
- Social Groups for Seniors - by the Australian Red Cross ACT - by Red Cross ACT
Red Cross is excited to offer all of our clients social groups- starting in November 2015. Although our groups will be based in Garran (near...
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