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This Australia Day there will be a range of activities in Maitland Park.

There are plenty of way to get to and from the event. See below for more details. 


Wherever possible guests are being encouraged to use public transport to get to and from the event.

Maitland Railway Station is only a 15 minute walk from the event site.

Please visit for full timetable information.

There are a range of transport options including bustrain and taxi.

With Maitland Train Station being only a short 15 minute walk from the event site, catching a train into the event is one of the easiest ways to get here.

Visit Transport NSW for the latest timetables and to plan your trip to and from Maitland Park.

There are a range of car parks available around Central Maitland if you choose to drive to Maitland Park:

Click here to view public parking areas. 

With the amount of people attending the event, parking can become an issue for some.

Taxi Services will be available throughout the event weekend.

To organise your journey to and from the event, contact Maitland Taxis on 02 4933 7333, 131 008 or

Maitland Events is committed to making our events a safe, inclusive and enjoyable event for all.

For people with a disability or those with accessibility requirements coming along to our events who would like further information on the site specifics or require alternative arrangement assistance prior to the event, please feel free to check out our accessibility page or contact the Maitland Events Team on 4931 2801 or email [email protected]

We are happy to help with any questions or concerns you may have involving our event.

Make it a weekend and book a country farm stay, cosy cottage getaway, eco retreat or funky guesthouse. Find out more here.


Australia Day in Maitland Park will be held in Maitland Park.  

Dive In Cinema will be held in Maitland Aquatic Centre. 

Australia Day in the Park will run from 7.30am -12.30pm. 

Dive In Cinema will run from 5.00pm – 9.00pm 

Australia Day in the park is free to attend.

Dive In Cinema is $10.00 In Pool and $5.00 Out of Pool tickets. 

Dogs are permitted on site, however they must be on a leash and with their owner at all times.

We ask that dog owners respect the event site as well as other event attendees by picking up after your dog.

We expect crowds of around 6,000 – 8,000 people so we ask that you don’t bring any dogs with an aggressive nature to the event.

There will be a range of activities available for event attendees.

Please visit our Entertainment and Activities page for more information. 

There will be a number of food stalls at the event.

Please see our exhibitors page for further details closer to the event.

Movie 1: Paper Planes (G) at 5.30pm

Movie 2: Red Dog (PG) at 7.30pm

free entry to both Maitland and East Maitland Aquatic Centres from 10.00am to 4.00pm