Queen's Baton Relay Community Celebration
Join in this special community event to celebrate the Queen's Baton Relay, which will pass through Mildura on its 388-day journey from Buckingham Palace to the Gold Coast for the XXI Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony.
The Mildura leg of the Queen's Baton Relay will start from the Nowingi Place at 3pm, travel through the CBD and conclude on the lawns of the Mildura Arts Centre.
Mallee Sports Assembly will host sport 'come-and-try' sessions at The Nowingi Place from 1:30-m to 3:30pm prior to the Relay getting underway. Sports represented will include cricket, dragon boat racing, Rugby League, life saving, AFL, soccer and tennis.
The free Community Celebration will kick off at 4pm with live entertainment and refreshments available. The Queen's Baton will be on display to view until approximately 4:30pm. Entertainment will include music from acoustic trio Off the Chai and food options will include a BBQ from the Lions Club of Mildura, waffles from Vintage Catering Co. and platters from Mildura Arts Centre Cafe. The Cafe bar will also be open for drink sales.
Bring a chair, a picnic blanket and share the dream!
Saturday, 17 February 2018 | 04:00 PM
Mildura Arts Centre, 199 Cureton Avenue, Mildura 3500 View Map