What’s on cal

Mar
27
Tue
Harmony Day | Parramatta@ Centenary Square
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Come and join the Community Migrant Resource Centre at Harmony Day 2018 celebrations in Parramatta for live entertainment, music, food and plenty more. NOTE: event postponed from 22nd to 27th March due to wet weather.

Harmony Day

Jul
28
Sat
AFL Multicultural Festival and FREE ticket to GWS Giants Match | Sydney Olympic Park@ Spotless Stadium
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for the 2018 GIANTS Multicultural Festival supported by Multicultural NSW.

Be part of all the excitement on Saturday, July 28 at Spotless Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park, as we celebrate the diverse cultures that make our game so great. There are loads of family-friendly entertainment, workshops, AFL clinics, food stalls and even some rides.

The festival runs from 1-5pm – plus you can enjoy a game of Australian Rules Football for FREE as the GIANTS take on St Kilda from 4:35pm at Spotless Stadium.

  • What: 2018 GIANTS Multicultural Festival supported by Multicultural NW
  • When: Saturday July 28, 1pm-5pm
  • Where: Spotless Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park

GWS Festival Map

Entertainment and Activities

MAIN STAGE AMPHITHEATRE

  • 1:00 pm – Welcome to Country by Uncle Greg Simms, Indigenous Elder from the Western Sydney Region
    1:10 pm – Balinese Traditional Welcome Dance by Sanggar Tari Bali Saraswati Sydney
  • 1:20 pm – West African Dance and Drumming Experience by Ghanaian Master Dancer Lucky Lartey and Crew
  • 1:30 PM – The Phoenix Youth Choir presented by Community First Step in collaboration with Fairfield High School students
  • 1:40 PM – A Traditional Indian Bharathanatyam Dance Performance by Rasika Dance Academy
  • 1:50 PM – Japanese Taiko Drumming Showcase by Wadaiko Rindo Sydney
  • 2:00 PM – Celtic Scottish Highland Dancing by Karen McPhillips School of Highland Dancing featuring a Bagpiper
  • 2:10 PM – Rhythm of Bhangra performing a traditional style folk dance from the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent
  • 2:20 PM – Traditional Folk Dancing from Bosnia I Herzegovina by KUD Zambak
  • 2:30 PM – Australia Tamil Arts -Sydney NSW Chapter demonstrating the Ancient Tamil Art of Parai – featuring Tamil Drummers and dancers
  • 2:45 PM – The Beauty of the Middle East presented by Hathor Dance Studio
  • 3:00 PM – Love D’Fuse presents a K-Pop Dance Showcase supported by the Korean Cultural Centre Sydney
  • 3.05 PM – Hon Ray Williams MP Minister for Multiculturalism Minister for Disability Services address
  • 3:10 PM – Persian Classical Music Performance presented by Nepean Multicultural Access
  • 3:20 PM – Pacific Waves showcase pacific culture through dance song and art, a youth Program initiative run by ONELOVE Mentoring
  • 3:30 PM – High-Energy Hip-Hop Dance Performance and Interactive Dance Battle by DanceKool
  • 3:45 PM -Traditional Russian Dancing by Kalinka Creative Arts Group
  • 4:00 PM – Operatic Fusion with Pacific and Asian Influences presented by Ballina Gee, the Pacific Diva
  • 4:10 PM – Traditional Nepali Dance Performance by St George Nepalese Dance Group from Advance Diversity Services
  • 4.20 PM – Three Forms of Authentic Sri Lankan traditional Dancing by Sankha Ridma Dance Ensemble
  • 4.30 PM AFL Ambassador, Southwest Sydney rapper and MC L-FRESH the LION

INSIDE SPOTLESS STADIUM

  • 4:00 PM – Spanish Opera Performance by international soprano singers, Kim Cunio and Heather Lee
  • 4:05 PM – Pacific Waves showcase pacific culture through dance song and art, a youth Program initiative run by ONELOVE Mentoring
  • 5:40 PM – A Multicultural Parade of 120 performers across 36 communities led by AFL Ambassador, Southwest Sydney rapper and MC L-FRESH the LION