Each and every Labour Day we march to celebrate to rights and conditions we enjoy as workers, which have been fought for and won over hundreds of years.
Labour Day events are happening all around Queensland over the long weekend, from the 29th of April through to the first of May.
Check out the events below for more details!
BRISBANE – MAY 1
The march will commence on the corner of Wharf and Turbot Streets, Spring Hill at 10am and finish for a day-long free festival at the Brisbane Showgrounds – with drinks, food, music, events and rides.
MORANBAH – MAY 1
Members are to assemble at Tallon Street at the Mills Avenue End at 10am for a 10:30am end and finish at Ted Rolfe Oval.
There will be food and drinks for sale, plus rides, a skate competition, street parade, races, and a tug-of-war.
GLADSTONE – MAY 1
The march will commence on at the Council Car Park on Central Lane (behind the Council chambers) at 10am, and finish for a Family Fun Day at the Gladstone Marina Parklands – with drinks, food, music, tug-of-war.
SUNSHINE COAST – APRIL 30
Come and celebrate the achievements of working people past and present by joining the Sunshine Coast Labour Day Family Fun Day!
The Family Fun Day will be held at Cotton Tree Park, The Esplanade, Cotton Tree from 10am.
CAIRNS – APRIL 29
The march will commence at the Fogarty Park Sound Shell on Cairns Esplanade at 4:30pm and finish at the same place for twilight food and music.
BUNDABERG – APRIL 29
The march will commence at the Young Aussie Hotel (59 Perry Street, North Bundaberg) at 9:30am and finish for a Family Fun Day at the Anzac Park (Quay Street) Bundaberg – with drinks, food, music, events and rides.