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Posted by: Magic 1278 | 25 January, 2012 - 11:34 AM
Celebrate Australia Day 2011 with Magic 1278

There are may wonderful ways to celebrate Australia Day with your family this 26 January.

Join in with Peter O'Callaghan and Peter Van at the Magic 1278 OB, attend a concert or take part in the People's March!

Magic 1278 Australia Day Outside Broadcast

9:00am - 4:00pm
Kings Domain

Celebrate Australia Day with Magic 1278 at Kings Domain Gardens near the Sidney Myer Music Bowl for a day FREE entertainment and fun.  Bring along all the family to watch Peter O'Callaghan (from 9am-1pm) and Peter Van (from 1pm-4pm) broadcasting the "Best Songs of All Time" LIVE.

Australia Day in Kings Domain 

10:00am - 4:00pm
Kings Domain

As part of the 2012 celebrations of Australia Day in Melbourne, a huge number of fun events will be on in Kings Domain including James Morrison performing and a display of Federation vehicles presented by the RACV.  James Morrison will perform at 1pm.

Australia Day Flag Raising Ceremony and People's March 

10:30am - 12:30am
Melbourne Town Hall

Melbourne City Town Hall has been the focus of ceremonial events on Australia Day for many years. In 2012 this cultural icon will once again play a central role, and the Australian Unity People's March will delight and entertain young and old alike.

Australia Day at Federation Square 

From 25-27 January

Wednesday: 6pm - 7:30pm
Thursday: 7pm - 9pm
Friday: 6:30pm - 8pm

Melbourne Town Hall

Now in its second year, Federation Square's indie music series is a fantastic opportunity to see the hottest local emerging independent artists spanning genres from rock to blues and roots, contemporary world, Indigenous music and more. The series of concerts centred around Australia Day feature some of Australia’s best new, and up-and-coming artists performing free to the public over three days.

Australia Day Fireworks

9:15pm - 9:30pm
Federation Square

Enjoy the traditional end to a day of fun – the Australia Day fireworks over the Yarra. Watch from Federation Square, the Sidney Myer Music Bowl or many other great spots across the city and enjoy the spectacle.

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Kevin & Jane's YouTube Video of the Week

Kevin and Jane celebrate Australia Day with The Seekers - I Am Australian. Turn that volume up, and enjoy!

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