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Pittwater Council Vision - To be a vibrant sustainable community of connected villages inspired by bush, beach and water.

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Australia Day Events

The Breakfast on the Beach at Newport next to the surf club is great fun for the whole family!
After you've enjoyed your Australia Day breakfast why not cool off with a dip?
Fun for all ages!
Royal Motor Yacht Club hosts the annual Australia Day Parade of Sail
Welcome 40 of our newest citizens at the citizenship ceremony starting at 8am

Breakfast on the Beach, Newport Beach

Tracey Spicer

2014 Australia Day was held at Bert Payne Reserve Newport from 7:30am with a BBQ breakfast, kids activities, face-painting, treasure hunts, live music and our Australia Day Ambassador, Tracey Spicer (news presenter and media personality). 

All funds raised on the day benefit local service organisations such as the Pittwater Rotary, Lions, Zonta, Rural Fire Service and the SES.

Australia Day Awards

Special awards for local citizens

The Pittwater Australia Day Awards recognise outstanding contribution to the Pittwater community. The awards were announced at an Australia Day Awards function in January.

There are three award categories; the Pittwater Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year (under 26 years) and Sportsperson of the Year. 

2014 Winners


Australia Day Parade of Sail

Australia Day celebrations on Pittwater

Newport's Royal Motor Yacht Club hosts the annual Australia Day Parade of Sail.

Local boatowners assembled at Careel Bay and sailed across Pittwater in a colourful flotilla, arriving in the afternoon at the Royal Motor Yacht Club.

To contact the Club about joining in the 2015 Parade of Sail email reception@royalmotor.com.au or visit their website at www.royalmotor.com.au for more info.