Alcohol prohibited at parks and beaches this Australia Day
Published 18 January 2023
To safeguard the enjoyment of our public open spaces by all members of the community, our parks and beaches have been declared as alcohol free for Australia Day.
Alcohol Prohibited Areas are in effect from 11.59pm on 25 January, to 8.00am on 27 January 2023 at the following parks and reserves:
- Rushcutters Bay Park
- Yarranabbe Reserve
- McKell Park
- Murray Rose Pool – Redleaf Gardens
- Duff Reserve
- Rose Bay Foreshore
- Tingara Memorial Reserve
- Lyne Park
- Robertson Park
- Dumaresq Reserve
- Percival Park
- Parsley Bay Reserve
- Christison Park
Alcohol is also prohibited on beaches.
The consumption and possession of alcohol is prohibited within these areas. The Police have powers to dispose and confiscate alcohol. Fines may also apply.
Signage will be installed at each location to advise visitors of the Alcohol Prohibited Area.
The Australia Day Live outdoor concert and fireworks at the Sydney Opera House Forecourt can be watched live on ABC TV and ABC iview from 7:30pm to 9:30pm. Visit Australia Day events for more information.
Thank you for your cooperation.
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