The public holiday formerly known as Union Picnic Day is on Monday 26 September. Unions are hosting a free family event at Westside Acton Park near Floriade.
Details: 10am – 3pm at Westside Acton Park, 3 Barrine Drive, Acton. Google map & directions
You can expect free live music, balloons, face-painting and colouring in for kids, fairy-floss and popcorn.
And of course, unions will be raising awareness about the importance of well-funded public services, affordable health care, and protecting penalty rates. (Contact Jeremy Kirkwood at email@example.com for more information.)