15 Feb 2018

In the lead up to the Commonwealth Games, Echuca has been selected to host the Queen's Baton Relay.

A free community celebration has been planned to celebrate the arrival of the Queen's Baton to Echuca.


Bobbi Aitken - 5481 2206

Event information

5pm - 7pm
Thursday, 15 February
(Queen's Baton arrives at 5.30pm)

Aquatic Reserve (behind Campaspe Regional Library)
Heygarth Street, Echuca

Free event

Event categories

  • Concert or performance
  • Community
  • Music
  • Sport

Entertainment by:
Games Boy '18  
Tyler Hudson.

Activities include:
"Come & Try" Games, jumping castle and FREE sausage sizzle.

Assistance for access may be required for people with mobility constraints.

 CLICK HERE to view the Queen's Baton Relay route and batonbearers.



Motorists will experience minor traffic disruptions along High Street, Echuca during the Queen’s Baton Relay. A rolling closure along High Street will occur to allow the Baton Relay to pass through. Traffic will be delayed until the Baton Relay has passed through each section of High Street.

The Baton Relay will leave the Echuca South Recreation Reserve at 4.15pm, travel along High Street, through the Port Precinct, arriving at the celebration site at 5.30pm.

Parking will be restricted on the west side of High Street, with no parking from 2pm. Parking will be restricted for the day around Hopwood Gardens.

Information signage will be in place.