The official Cabonne Council Australia Day activities in Canowindra will be held at 1:30pm in the Community Hall at the Canowindra Services Club. The program for the ceremony will be as follows:
• Welcome and introduction of officialguests: Master of Ceremonies, Councillor Jenny Weaver.
• Australia Day Prayer: Rev Jonathon Williams.
• Acknowledgement of Country: LeanneStephens.
• Australia Day Address: Deputy GeneralManager of Cabonne Council, HeatherNichols.
• Presentation of Australia Day Awards:To be presented by Heather Nichols.
• Cutting the Australia Day Cake: By therecipients of the Australia Day Awards.
• Australian National Anthem
Following the official ceremony, stay on at the Services Club for activities and entertainment including yabby races, a sausage sizzle, prizes and giveaways, meat trays, and a live band from 8pm.
The Canowindra Bowling Club also have a line-up of events planned including Friday night bowls (14 ends) featuring a thong throwing closest to the jack competition. There will also be prizes for the best dressed male and female Aussie Bogan and a BBQ.