Royal Letters Patent issued by Queen Victoria on 14 March 1863 established the Diocese of Goulburn, giving Goulburn city status and making it Australia's first inland city.
The grand city of Goulburn NSW will be turning 150 on 14 March 2013 and to celebrate a month long program of activities has been planned. A community celebration will take place on the 16 March 2013 with a street parade showcasing Goulburn's rich history, a free carnival for the kids, Amber Laurence will be entertaining the crowds in Belmore Park and to top it all off there will be fireworks lighting the sky above St Saviours Cathedral. Bring along the whole family and come and be apart of Goulburn's great history and great future. For a full list of events please refer to the website www.goulburn150.org.au.
The Birthday Program is hot off the press and is ready to take you on a grand tour of all the amazing events Goulburn has to offer during its 150th birthday celebrations.
Contact the Goulburn Visitor Information Centre with your postal address details and they will arrange to send you a copy. Alternatively, you can open, view and print a Flashbook version of the 150th Birthday Program (see link below).
The Calendar of Eventshave been finialised and a copy can be found by clicking on the link below:
Calendar of Events (PDF - 948.97KB)
Giant 150th Birthday Street Parade
This will be a spectacular event showcasing the evolution of our community. We are asking individuals, groups and organisations of all typoes to either dress up or design a float to represent the period they best fit into as well as people to represent modern day Goulburn. Entry form and timeline below.
150 Birthday Street Parade Entry Form (PDF - 44.49KB)
150th Birthday Street Parade Timeline (PDF - 27.81KB)
Copies of Goulburn 150th Birthday Community Committee Meeting Minutes are available on the link below:
Minutes 27 February 2013 (PDF - 318.6KB)
Minutes 13 February 2013 (PDF - 17.84KB)
Minutes 23 January 2013 (PDF - 30.49KB)
Minutes 12 December 2012 (PDF - 744.15KB)
Minutes 14 November 2012 (PDF - 19.65KB)
Minutes 10 October 2012 (PDF - 27.73KB)
Minutes 12 September 2012 (PDF - 21.13KB)
Minutes 8 August 2012 (PDF - 32.09KB)
Minutes 11 July 2012 (PDF - 30.27KB)
Minutes 13 June 2012 (PDF - 46.65KB)
Minutes 9 May 2012 (PDF - 30.51KB)
Minutes 11 April 2012 (PDF - 30.76KB)
Minutes 14 March 2012 (PDF - 30.08KB)
Minutes 8 February 2012 (PDF - 28.86KB)
Goulburn Mulwaree Council
Ph: 02 4823 4444
Fax: 02 4823 4456