Celebration of the Centenary of the Foundation of Modern Türkiye

Join us as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Republic of Türkiye.

Event details

Enjoy a FREE day full of traditional and contemporary cultural activities, showcasing Turkish music, dance, entertainment, children's activities and a variety of fusion-food.

When: Sunday 29 October 2023 from 12 noon to 9pm.
Where: Wyatt Park, Church Street Lidcombe

Main stage program

  • Austolian Dance Group 
  • NIDA Rock 
  • Tahir Bilgic will MC the event
  • Maarif Folk Dance Group 
  • Mehter Takimi 


  • Free rides including rockwall with bungee trampoline, teacups, mini pirate ship, chair-o-plane, dodgem cars and kidz gym inflatable. 
  • Free games including laser tag, water roller, Scalextric slot cars and games theatre. 
  • Free face painting for children. 
  • A variety of pop-up market stalls, entertainment, a range of food and cultural activities. 

Frequently asked questions

Getting there

We encourage patrons attending to catch public transport. To plan your trip by public transport visit

Catching the train? The event is a 8-minute walk from Lidcombe Train Station.

Travelling by car? Parking is available in Church Street, Lidcombe. Please observe parking signs to avoid fines.

Prohibited Items

Entry and activities at the event are free!

Persons are prohibited from entering with the following items:

  • Air horn;
  • Alcohol;
  • Glass;
  • Fireworks, flares or explosives;
  • Illegal substances;
  • Poles, sticks and banners/flags;
  • Weapons or knives.

Any persons may be removed from the event for the following:

  • Any person deemed to be intoxicated and/or disorderly;
  • Any person who does not comply with a request from the organiser, security or regulatory bodies.

The possession of illegal items/ substances are a criminal offence and will be dealt with accordingly. Any prohibited items found will be confiscated by Security and reported to Police.

Inclement weather

In the case of heavy rain the event may be cancelled. If you wish to confirm if the event will proceed in this case, please phone 02 8757 9000.

Wet weather information will also be available on Council’s Facebook page as relevant.


The event strives to be accessibly-friendly with wheelchair access and accessible toilets located within the event site.

Alcohol free zone

Wyatt park is a public space and is an alcohol free zone. Any alcohol found will be confiscated by Security.

Wanting more information?

Should you require any further information, please contact Council’s Events Coordinator on 8757 9000.