Happy Australia Day from Pedia Greek School and here is some useful info on Australia Day.
Australia Day is our official national day and is celebrated annually on January 26 and commemorates the establishment of the first European settlement at Port Jackson, Sydney in 1788.
Australia Day is a public holiday in all states and territories and is a fantastic opportunity for everyone to come together and celebrate the Australian culture.
Australia Day is marked by the presentation of the Australian of the Year Awards on Australia Day Eve, announcement of the Australia Day Honours list and addresses from the Governor-General and Prime Minister. Australia Day has become one of the biggest events celebrated in Australia and throughout our nation there are numerous events and functions to celebrate the day.
Happy Australia Day!!
Margaret & Anastasia