The Great Australia Day Beach Party is on Tuesday 26th January 2021.
“Gates open at 10:30 am Stage program from 12:00 pm – 20:00 pm Cap Coast Community Events organising team have worked closely with Queensland Health and Queensland Police Service to create a COVID safe event for the whole family to enjoy. The area will be fully fenced and numbers may need to be limited to meet the 1.5m social distancing requirements between each family group. Prior to arriving, download the E.V.A. Check In app and create a profile for each family member attending, including children and any dependants. On arrival attendees simply scan the Great Australia Day Beach Party QR code at the gate and check in. Manual COVID safe tracing forms will also be available for anyone requiring them. Arriving early is recommended with the main entrance situated near the Strand Hotel to allow attendees to arrive from both directions. Anzac Parade will also be closed for pedestrian safety between James & Queen Streets from 8am.”
Tuesday 26 January 2020 is Australia Day. Young’s will only be operating its Route 20 service on a Sunday timetable.
For each of us, Australia Day is celebrated in our own way. It could be a game of beach cricket, a BBQ with family and friends, or going to the Great Australia Day Beach Party on the Capricorn Coast.
Young’s Bus Service is committed to transporting you, your family and your friends safely to your destination such as the Great Australian Beach Party in Yeppoon along the foreshore. The official program starts at 7am with a fun run. There will be market stalls, beach games, a full stage program and fireworks sponsored.
If you’re traveling from Rockhampton to Yeppoon, or Emu Park to Yeppoon, you need to catch the Route 20 service.
Some of the bus stops on the way are
- Rockhampton City – Bolsover St (outside Rockhampton Police Station)
- Stocklands Rockhampton – High St (outside Jetts Gym underneath Kmart within the Stocklands grounds)
- Farm Street Glenmore – (opposite MacDonalds)
The common places to hop off this service are
- Yeppoon Central (Shopping centre)
- Keppel Bay Plaza (Queen St side)
- Hill Street Bus Interchange
- Emu Park Bus Interchange
Then there are the random in between stops located at
- Lammermoor Beach
- Rosslyn Bay
- Mulambin Beach
- Kinka Beach
So catch the bus and save the fuss. Be dropped off right in the heart of Yeppoon, and as you cruise along the highway in communal comfort and style, take in the scenery as you go by.
Need help? Why not try our Live Timetable tool to find a bus or plan your route.
Happy Australia Day!