Celebrate Australia Day in Strathfield

Strathfield Council will celebrate Australia Day on Friday 26 January at Strathfield Square, the heart of Strathfield.

This community event will celebrate our nation, its achievements and most of all, its people. It will include a smoking ceremony and didgeridoo performance, free children’s activities, and a special movie screening of Blueback.

Food and drinks will be available to purchase from the many local shops, restaurants and cafes located throughout the Square.

Bring the family along to celebrate Australia and being Australian in Strathfield.


4pm – 7.30pm: Free face painting, glitter tattoos, reptile display and a lamington making workshop.

7.30pm: Movie screening of Blueback

This event is assisted by the Australian Government through the National Australia Day Council.


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Food Options in Strathfield Square

Attendees are spoilt for choice when it comes to the different types cuisine on offer which showcases the different cultures that make up our multicultural community!

Click through below for more information and plan which delicious drinks and treats you’d like to try.

Barone – cafe tapas barcoffee, sweets, lunch and dinner options
Bread Topsavoury and sweet baked items
Café Cropbingsoo, coffee, fresh juice, shakes
CC Trainfried chicken and burgers
Chatimebubble tea
Chefs Palettelunch options, coffee, cakes and desserts
Duo Duodonuts and icecream
Gloria Jeanscold and hot coffee drinks with hot food
Gong Chavarious tea drinks
Hero Sushisushi
Just Fry Taiwanese fried chicken
Koomi natural drinking yoghurt
Lush Food BarVietnamese food
Maldinis Espressobreakfast, lunch and dinner options
Mivano Kebabkebab, pizza, pide, gozleme and drinks
Oliver Browncoffee, desserts and sandwiches
OportosPortugese chicken, burgers, wraps and salads
Rainbow Cakescakes, coffee and baked goods
Shareteatea drinks
Smelly Cheesecakecoffee, desserts and lunch options
Suns KitchenChinese food and desserts
The Coffee Boxcoffee, desserts and sandwiches
TomoyaKorean and Japanese food
ZodiacLunch and dinner options

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Getting to Australia Day in Strathfield

Australia Day in Strathfield 2023 will be held at Strathfield Square.

Public Transport

Strathfield Square is conveniently located right next to Strathfield Train Station and includes a bus interchange.

For detailed public transport options, visit https://transportnsw.info/ and find the easiest method of travel.

Strathfield Connector

Hop on the Strathfield Connector!

To view the Strathfield Connector route, please click here.


Ditch the car and ride your bicycle to the event!

A parking rack is available along side the train station.

Strathfield Square is a detour off the Bay to Bay Cycleway.

View the Bay to Bay Cycleway route here.

Strathfield Square is accessible from many directions, including along the roads – Albert Road, Strathfield Square and The Boulevard. Access by foot is also available through the train station from Everton Road.


Strathfield Square is fully cemented and paved, with kerb lips and raised pedestrian crossings. It is suitable for prams, wheelchairs and other devices to assist with movement.

Accessible Parking

Disabled parking spaces are available in the carpark on Albert Road, or in Strathfield Plaza’s carpark.

Accessible Bathrooms

Accessible bathrooms are located in Strathfield Plaza.

Changing Facilities

Changing facilities are located in Strathfield Plaza.

Food and Drinks

There are several stores located in the Square where food and drinks can be purchased.


Council staff are on hand during events to assist visitors.

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