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Media Release – 21 November 2023 – 2023 Woolworths National Cherry Festival – Fireworks Display Notification

Nov 21, 2023

Hilltops Council wishes to advise that a fireworks display is scheduled to take place to celebrate the 2023 National Cherry Festival, at Anderson Park, on Friday 1 December 2023.

The fireworks will mark the official opening of the National Cherry Festival weekend which runs from Friday 1 December to Sunday 3 December 2023.

The fireworks display will commence at 8.45pm sharp on 1 December 2023 and will conclude after eight minutes.

Residents in the direct neighbourhood of Anderson Park have been notified of the upcoming display via letterbox drop. Council encourages all nearby residents to ensure the safety of their pets and other animals. Some ideas to keep pets safe include:

  • Keep your pets indoors or ensure that their yard is secure
  • Give your pets a safe place to hide
  • Turn up the TV or Radio
  • Ensure their ID tag and Microchip are up to date

To view the National Cherry Festival 2023 Program and to keep up to date with all things National Cherry Festival, visit:

Media enquiries – Hilltops Council 1300 445 586

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