Friday, 15 January 2016

Thong throwing training and other preparations for Australia Day 2016

Fun for all at Australia Day celebrations in Wycheproof

The tradition continues with an early start to Australia Day celebrations for the whole community at Centenary Park, Wycheproof and will culminate in an afternoon of family fun and frolics at the Wycheproof Swimming Pool.
The traditional Australia Day breakfast will be served by members of the Lions Club of Wycheproof from 8am.  Local young musicians and singers will entertain. From 9.30am there is an official program that includes local citizen awards and will feature guest speaker Mr Tony Cavanagh―2016 Australia Day Ambassador, thoroughbred racing identity and North Melbourne Football Club supporter.
Mr Cavanagh also has interests in art and music and will share his enthusiasm and views on how he likes to help promote and contribute to everything that is Australian and dear to his heart.

Afternoon fun at Wycheproof Swimming Pool 

From 2pm, the Wycheproof Pool Committee, with Wycheproof Youth Group, will host a free Family Fun Day that includes a free sausage sizzle. This event is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Keilor. 
There will be classic games and some new ones with a Thong Throwing contest, totem tennis, swimming races and other water competitions: something for all age groups. For information contact the Wycheproof Pool Committee on M: 0404 285 802

Caption: Australia Day Ambassador, Tony Cavanagh will speak in Wycheproof during his visit to Buloke Shire this Australia Day (photo courtesy Herald Sun)