Australia Day 2021 – Central Basin, Lake Burley Griffin closure

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 5:00AM to 10:45AM

Australia Day Flag Raising and Citizenship Ceremony and Firing of Australian Defence Force Artillery Guns

  • Central Basin of Lake Burley Griffin, between Commonwealth Avenue Bridge and Kings Avenue Bridge, will be closed to all Lake Users including commercial vessels.

Australia Day 2021_Central Basin Lake Burley Griffin closure

Traffic Arrangements

AFP Water Police and SES Flood Rescue Boats 1 and 2 will be positioned on the Lake to ensure the safety of the event.

Please note that timings are subject to change and will be communicated as soon as is practicable.

Avril Farrah, Jack Morton Worldwide
Organiser contact
0404 456 843

Suzanne Hannema
Delegate for the Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories

Date Published
Wed, 6 Jan 2021