Celebrating all things Aussie in Logan

Top tips for Australia Day festivities around Logan

The date of Australia Day has been the subject of some controversy lately. Whatever your view, the Australia Day long weekend provides time to catch up with friends and family, celebrating all things Aussie.

Here are some cheap and easy ways to celebrate Australia Day long weekend around Logan.


Congratulate Logan’s Australia Day award winners


Throw a few prawns on the barbie


Pack a picnic

  • For a summer feast without having to fire up the barbie, pack a picnic and head to one of the fabulous picnic spots around Logan.
  • Top local picnic spots include


Whip up some Aussie classics

  • Wherever you’re dining, Australia Day is the perfect time to tempt your tastebuds with some classic Aussie culinary favourites.
  • If you’re handy in the kitchen, try making a classic Aussie meat pie. Or take a shortcut and swing by Yatala Pie Shop to pick up one they’ve got ready and waiting for you!
  • How about a pavlova for dessert? You could make your own pavlova, or pick up one from Coles in Logan Central and top it with some whipped cream and your favourite summer fruits.
  • Lamingtons are another Australia Day classic dessert. Try your hand at making them, or pop into Michel’s Patisserie in Underwood to grab yourself some of these tempting cakey, chocolate and coconut treats!


Hit the pub


Have a splash


Need a small fast cash loan for your long weekend festivities?

  • However you plan to celebrate this Australia Day, if you need a quick and easy cash loan to see you through, City Finance can help!
  • Pop in and visit our friendly staff at our Logan Central branch for a chat.
  • You can also phone us on 1300 201 300, or apply online today!