Temporary road and lake closures: Australia Day

Media Alert

18 January 2017

National Flag Raising and Citizenship Ceremony and Australia Day Fireworks 2017

5.30 am to 11 pm, Thursday 26 January 2017

  • Rond Terrace Car Park, Parkes Way

5.30 am to 11 am, Thursday 26 January 2017

  • Blundells Cottage Car Park, Wendouree Drive
  • Shared path along RG Menzies Walk, Regatta Point

8 am to 11 am, Thursday 26 January 2017

  • Shared path along RG Menzies Walk, Rond Terrace

5.30 am to 11 pm, Thursday 26 January 2017

  • Barrine Drive Car Park, Parkes
  • Barrine Drive from Albert Street East to Albert Street West
  • Corner of Albert Street and Regatta Place, Parkes
  • Commonwealth Avenue Bridge eastern lane southbound
  • Commonwealth Avenue Bridge eastern walkway

4 pm to 11 pm, Thursday 26 January 2017

  • Regatta Point car park except for VIP’s and pass holders

9 pm to 9.15 pm, Thursday 26 January 2017

  • Commonwealth Avenue Bridge temporarily during fireworks display

Traffic in the area will be directed by detour signs and traffic marshals.

Notice is hereby given under Section 22 of the Lakes Ordinance 1976, of the intention to temporarily close the following area of Lake Burley Griffin.

6 am to 12 midnight, Thursday 26 January 2017

  • Central Basin, Lake Burley Griffin

Only authorised vessels/users will be permitted in this area of Lake Burley Griffin between these times. 

Inquiries regarding these closures may be made to Alexandra Drake – EventsACT on 6205 0991.