FREE

ENTRY AND FACE PAINTING

FOOD. GAMES. MUSIC. FUN.

In 2019, Union Picnic Day is Bigger and Better than Ever! 

The Labour Day Festival and Union Picnic is about the union movement supporting families and the community.

It is a festival for all Canberrans to enjoy the fun of carnival rides, good food, and lots of great family activities.

Activities include: a petting zoo, entertainment and face-painting.

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Eddison Park in Phillip, via Easty St.

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Are you a union member?

Simply bring your union membership card to the Union Tent, and you will receive two (2) free tickets for selected rides.

Not a union member? 
No worries, entry is free and all rides are affordable.

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History of 
Union Picnic Day

The first Union Picnic Day took place in 1939. The original Union Picnic Day combined several union-won public holidays (for construction workers and public servants) into a single day, coordinated by UnionsACT. 

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