Resources & activities for 1 September - National Wattle Day
Primary Concert Choir conducted by Katharine Finlayson
Canberra Legislative Assembly 2014. Photo: ©S.D. Searle
We have two different poster versions. The second has room for you to write in your own Wattle Day event.
They are both A3 in size but you can print 'to fit page' to get A4 size.
To print A3 poster click here to download
To print A3 poster with room to write in your own event as shown below click here to download
Celebrate National Wattle Day
Thursday 1 September 2016
WEAR a sprig of wattle or Australia's colours of green and gold
GREET each other with 'Happy Wattle Day'
ORGANISE a picnic, lunch, morning/afternoon tea, BBQ or dinner for your family & friends
Here are some more ideas about how you might like to celebrate Australia's special national day:
- Sing a wattle song
- Read or write a poem about wattle
- Make your own wattle badge
- Colour in a picture wattle blossoms
- Plant a wattle in your garden with your family or at school with your classmates
- Give a basket of wattle to someone special
Golden Wattle basket ready for a friend