Danube Day in Austria

Children wearing yellow tshirts looking at a plant shown to them by a teacher

Keep the Danube Blue this summer in Austria!

Have a look at the planned events in 2024:

Program and stations at the schlossORTH National Park Centre to discover and explore the Danube

Primary schools from Vienna and the National Park region are invited to join the Danube Day at the Visitor Center in Schloss Orth

  • Information desks and programs: Donau-Auen National Park, via donau, Generation blue,  Wiener Gewässer, BWT

  • Different programs to learn about the Danube, the animals and plants, how to keep the Danube clean

Location: schlossORTH National Park Center, Schloss Orth, 2304 Orth

Date and time: June 17, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.


Clean up along the Danube with rubber boats

  • Boat trip on the Danube with students

  • Waste collection on the Danube - Learn about the Danube and the Donau-Auen National Park and to avoid waste!

Location: Donau-Auen National Park, Fischamend - Haslau

Date and time: June, 18th, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.


Contact & further information

For the latest news, please contact Austria's country coordinatory  

Susanne Brandstetter of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Regions and Water Management at susanne.brandstetter@bml.gv.at .

Please note that Austria has a dedicated website and Facebook page you amy want to consult: 
Austria's Danube Day website, Facebook