Sun 14 Jul 2019 - Sun 14 Jul 2019
9.30 am - 2 pm
- La Perouse Museum & Grounds
- 1542 Anzac Parade, La Perouse
Come and celebrate Bastille Day, the French National Day with historical re-enactments, food and drink stalls, live entertainment and fun activities for the whole family.
- Free Admission
The French National Day will be marked with a wreath-laying ceremony and historical re-enactments, including the firing of two cannons, as well as entertainment.
The grounds of the Museum will feature traditional lawn games, croquet and petanque, and children can participate in a Parisian-style art lesson while audiences are entertained by a wandering accordion player.
Schedule of Events
- 9.30-10.30am Ceremony
- 10.30am-12pm Band – C’est si bon
- 10.30-11.30am Mime
- 11.30am-12pm Gaston Soufflé kids show
- 12-1pm Accordion performance
- 10am-2pm Food and market stalls
- 10am-2pm Lawn games
- 10-10.45am Macaron making
- 11-11.45am Pastel art painting
- 12-12.45pm Ballet class
- 1-1.45pm French class
Live at the Tower
Trio musical performance by: Sarah Ampil – Soprano, Nathan Bryon – Tenor, Maestro Simon Kenway – Pianist
Members of the public are invited to visit the La Perouse Museum, which contains original maps, antique scientific instruments and relics recovered from the wrecks of La Perouse's frigates Boussole and Astrolabe.
The Museum is now open four days a week from 10am, with free entry.
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