Friday, 26 January 2018 - 7:00am to 2:00pm

We're getting ready to make a few hundred bacon and egg rolls, pancakes and sausage sandwiches at our Big BBQ breakfast.

There will be camel rides, car show, thong throwing competition, face painting and stage entertainment. Join in the fun! 

BBQ Breakfast 

Our Community BBQ Marquees will be located on both Ted Jackson and James Meehan Reserves serving from 7am until Midday. The early bird gets the worm!

Water refill stations will be located at our event so remember to bring your own reusable water bottle.

Live Entertainment 

Live entertainment kicks off at 8am on Ted Jackson Reserve:

8.00am - Luke Escombe
8.40am – Official Welcome
9.15am - So What Band
10.15am – Southern Cross Bush Band
11.30am – VOLKY
12.15pm – Australia Day Ambassador Address
12.30pm – Raffle Winners Announcement
1pm – Lambrou Bros

Car and Bike Show

Enter your car or bike in the Show for $5.00. Registration form with T&Cs

The following categories will be awarded:

  • Best Modern Motorcycle (1980+)
  • Best Classic Motorcycle (Pre 1980)
  • Best Modern Classic Car (1980+)
  • Best Classic Car (1950 – 1979)
  • Best Vintage Car (1910 – 1949)
  • Best Veteran Car
  • Best Modified Car
  • Best Hot Rod
  • Best Prestige Car

Please contact Andrew Sonneman for further information


Have fun at James Meehan Reserve from 8am-2pm with Amusement rides and water slides for the whole family.

Road Closure 

A road closure will be in place from 12noon, 25 January through until 4pm, 26 January along The Strand, from Dee Why Parade to Oaks Avenue.

Howard Ave, from The Strand to Clyde Road, will be managed access to residents only.

Community Committee

Proceeds from the Big Breakfast and activities will support the following local community groups who you will see volunteering on the day:

  • 1st Beacon Hill Venturers
  • Allambie Scouts
  • Bahai Community
  • Balgowlah Lions Club
  • Brookvale/Curl Curl Scouts
  • Cromer Dee Why Scouts
  • Dee Why Hills and Freshwater Guides
  • Dee Why Warringah Rotary
  • Harbord Scouts
  • Kiwanis
  • North Harbour Water Base
  • NSW Rural Fire Services
  • Warringah Evening Branch National Seniors
  • Warringah Lantern Club



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Last updated : Fri 19 Jan 2018