Come say G'day at the Australia Day Big Breakfast

This Australia Day, join The City of Gosnells and bring your family and friends to the City of Gosnells annual Australia Day Big Breakfast as we celebrate all the things we love about our country, our land, our lifestyle and our community.

Start your celebrations under the shady trees along the Canning River, with a great line-up of family entertainment, free activities and an Aussie brekkie for sale by the Rotary Club Gosnells.

Join us on Friday 26 January 2024, 8.00am - 11.00am at Centennial Pioneer Park Amphitheatre, Gosnells.

This is a free community event. No ticket required.


The Australia Day Big Breakfast is assisted by the Australian Government through the National Australia Day Council.

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Activities and Entertainment

Some of the activities and entertainment you can expect to see:

  • Welcome to Country and traditional smoking ceremony
  • Musical stage performance from The Bush Belles
  • Kangaroo Beach live on stage
  • WA Birds of Prey stall and stage display
  • Native animals up close – koalas, pythons and lizards
  • Musicians James Wilson and Nicki Rose
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Pedal Karts
  • Crafts and games
  • Roving entertainment
  • Much more!!!!

Food

The Rotary Club of Gosnells will be providing a hot brekkie on the day.

Small Meal - $8.00

  • 1 x egg
  • 1 x sausage
  • 1 x piece of bacon
  • 1 x slice of toast
  • 1 x serve of baked beans
  • 1 x piece of tomato
  • 1 x cup of tea, coffee or orange juice

Large Meal - $12.00

  • 2 x eggs
  • 2 x sausages
  • 1 x piece of bacon
  • 2 x slices of toast
  • 1 x serve of baked beans
  • 1 x piece of tomato
  • 1 x cup of tea, coffee or orange juice

Additional items are available to purchase from our mobile food vendors.


Australia Day - Ambassador

We are proud to announce our Australia Day Ambassador for 2024 – Jack Anderson

Jack has spent the last few years dedicating his time to initiatives to improve the access to education for students in low-socioeconomic areas.

  • At just 22 years old, Jack has co-founded a not-for-profit textbook authoring organisation, Elucidate Education. For every two books sold they donate one to a student from a lower socio-economic area.  Jack now oversees the daily operations as the Chief Innovation Officer and Chair of the Board.
  • Jack also co-produced a documentary which raised over $9,000 for Ignite Mentoring Inc. and Cancer Council WA.
  • Jack was also the General Manager of Ignite Mentoring Inc. in 2021 overseeing the student - run not for profit organisation whose initiative is creating mentoring programs aimed at developing the self-confidence of high school students across Perth’s low-socioeconomic areas.

Community Citizen of the Year Awards

The Community Citizen of the Year Award winners will be announced at the Australia Day Big Breakfast at 10.20am.

The nominees for 2024 are:

Citizen of the Year

  • Kylie Burns
  • Katrina Thomas
  • Shelley Hubon
  • Andrea Paino
  • Tracy Sartori
  • Dinesh Sharma
  • Linley Phillis and Dale Wintle
  • Balwinder (Balli) Singh
  • Bradley Miller
  • Jenny Rose Ryall
  • Neil Clarkson
  • Muhammad Aminul Islam
  • Regina Drummond
  • Jennifer Keys
  • Aminul Islam
  • Gary Roberts

Citizen of the Year Award – Youth

  • Syeda Maisara Muzaffar
  • Jayden Hills
  • Mikayla Drage
  • Charlotte Glossop

Citizen of the Year Award – Senior

  • Jeanette Perkins
  • Douglas Thomson
  • Douglas Corker

Citizen of the Year Award – Active Citizenship (Group)

  • Inner Wheel Club of Gosnells
  • Gosnells Chinese Association Inc
  • Gosnells Bicycle User Group (GO-BUG)
  • Homestead Parkrun

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