The Great Australia Day Beach Party on Yeppoon Main Beach!

The Great Australia Day Beach Party has well-earned reputation as one of the biggest and best Australia Day events in the State.  This year’s 21st anniversary event will undoubtedly be one of the best ever with a jam-packed 12 hour non-stop entertainment and beach fun activity program.  Check it out!

Australia Day Program 2016

The Great Australia Day Beach Party is one of the biggest and best family fun days ever staged on the Capricorn Coast. It’s the biggest and most popular ‘family fun’ day of its kind in the region. Please come back closer to Australia Day 2016 to see the full program of events.

Family Fun Activities

Activities include the Sand Sculpture Competition, Beach Games, Face Painting, WOW Balls and entertainment for young and old. A sensational program of entertainment and family fun.

Music & Entertainment

There will a sensational 10 hour marathon stage program featuring national headline acts, bands, dancers, circus performers and a showcase of other CQ talent.

Beach Games, Fun Run and Water Sports

Come along and start your day with a Fun Run then go on to enjoy games like Tug O War, Bare Bottom Boat Regatta, Sand Castle Competition and many many more.

Market Stalls

For early birds, things start at 8am with market stalls, arts & crafts, food and refreshments, along with street theatre and rides to entertain the kids.

Monster Fireworks

Australia Day wouldn’t be the same without fireworks. The party concludes at 8pm with the Ergon Energy Monster Fireworks Finale.