Easter is a time to reflect on the greatest gift of all: Jesus. It is a time to celebrate God's love, grace and mercy through His death and resurrection.



We encourage you to take some time over this Easter long weekend to celebrate with family and friends by attending an Easter event in your state.



Check out the list below for some ideas.



 



 



National



  • Documentary 'Forgiven People' - Channel 7, Good Friday 3pm (excluding Victoria)


  • In the lead up to Easter, encourage non-Christian friends to use askanything.com.au to help answer their questions about faith, God and the Bible








Canberra







New South Wales



  • Sydney Easter Parade - Celebrating the death and resurrection of Jesus, Sydney CBD, Saturday 6 April 


  • Sydney Royal Easter Show - Entertainment, competitions, rides and animal farms, 21 March - 3 April


  • Cronulla Easter Show - Free entertainment, market stalls, face painting, rides and showbags, 29 March - 1 April


  • Sydney Family Show - Rides, games, international food, markets, entertainment and showbags, 22 March - 1 April








Northern Territory







Queensland







South Australia







Tasmania



  • Hobart Easter March - Celebrating the message of Easter: love, grace and hope with free BBQ and children's activities, Easter Sunday


  • Easter Egg Hunt & Family Picnic - Activities for children and families at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens to raise money for Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation, Good Friday


  • Forcett Easter Family Fair - Sausage sizzle, pet parades, competitions and market stalls, Good Friday








Victoria



  • Giant Easter Egg Hunt - Slides, face painting, sausage sizzle, easter egg hunt run by Life Ministry Church, Saturday 30 March


  • The Melbourne Passion Play - Free performance on the life and death of Jesus, Good Friday


  • Bendigo Easter Festival - Family activities, rides, games, workshops and music, 29 March - 1 April


  • Ripponlea Easter Fun Day - Picnic, family activities, easter egg hunt, games and prizes, Easter Sunday


  • Tarra Festival - Activities and events staged by local service groups, schools and community organisations, 29 March - 1 April








Western Australia