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Australia Day Flag Raising, Citizenship and Awards Presentation

Palmerston Recreation Centre

To celebrate Australia Day 2020, City of Palmerston will be welcoming 30 new Australian Citizens with a special Flag Raising and Citizenship Ceremony on Sunday 26 January, at the Palmerston Recreation Centre from 1.00pm.

The ceremony will include a traditional Welcome to Country, official raising of the National Flag of Australia conducted by the Military tri-service and special performances by the Darwin City Brass Band and Christie Jacobs.

Presentation of the 2020 Palmerston Australia Day Award Winners for Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year and Community Event of the Year will be made by Denique Stewart the 2019 Young Citizen of the Year, as well as the Palmerston Student Citizen Awards 2020, presented by the Hon. Michael Gunner - Chief Minister of the Northern Territory and Mrs Jeanette Button - Chair of Australia Day Council NT.

This is a free public event and everyone is welcome.