Celebrate Australia Day at the Woolshed at Jondaryan. Activities available on the day will include a flag raising ceremony, minature steam train rides, whip cracking demonstrations, damper making and horse and cart rides.
Enjoy delicious food at the Woolshed Cafe or Damper Hut with a variety of Australian favourites including the Woolshed burger, lamingtons, scones with jam and cream and pavlova.
Australia Day Schedule
8.30am – Office opens – GOLD COIN DONATION
8.30am – Woolshed Café and Damper Hut opens
9.00am – Bee Keeping Demonstration at the Honey Hut (Railway station)
9.00am – History Tour leaves from the School House
10.00am – Damper Making Class at the Damper Hut
10.00am – Shearing demo in the Woolshed
10.00am – Unique Australian machinery display using Stump Jump Plough
10.30am – Welcome to the Woolshed at the Flagpole
10.30am – Flag Raising with the Light Horse Brigade at the flagpole
11.00am – Light Horse Brigade display in the Sheep Arena
11.30am – Working Dog Demo and Whip Cracking Demo in the sheep arena
11.45pm to 12.15pm – Thong Throwing Competition
Eat Pie, Drink Beer, Throw Damper Competition
Best Dressed Paul Hogan Competition
12.00pm – Unique Australian machinery display using Stump Jump Plough
1.30pm – Shearing demonstration at the Eastern end of the Woolshed
Throughout the day there will be various displays and demonstrations for your enjoyment
Mini Train Rides at the Station from 10am - 2pm -$2.00
Horse and Cart Rides at the Village Green from 9am as required - $2.00
Blacksmith will be in residence at the Smithy during the day
Machinery Displays from 10am
Cheese Factory Open throughout the day
What better way to spend our national day other than immersing yourself in the culture and history that makes Australia great!
Both powered and non-powered camping is available onsite.