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Kanuguba Justus Festival

11am-6pm 29th October Wickham Croatian Bowling Club

The Kanuguba Justus Festival will be held on Sunday, 29th October, 2006 at Wickham Croatian Bowling Club on Albert st Wickham. This will be the second Justus Festival celebrating Multi-Cultural Diversity, harmony, unity and community.

Come and celebrate this unique public parkland and enjoy live Music, Cultural Dances of the world, traditional Kai Kai (Torres Strait Food), Indigenous speaker from Chile, Fig Tree Community Garden working bee, Markets, speakers, Free face painting, Bowls and Boche.

The event goes all day and is free for everyone.

Four international cultural dance groups will be performing on the day including Indonesian, Waumer Torres Strait Islands Dance Group, South American Capoeira & belly dancing. Live performers include: Purple Chocolate Funk, Mojo Juju, Enter Esc, Ceremony Of Sound, Arthur Ridgeway, Leroy & Teesh, Darlene & Rodney and special guests. There will also be speakers on indigenous, environmental and cultural issues, stalls, markets, free face painting, bowls and boche. Food will be provided by donation and festival will include traditional Kai Kai Torres Strait cuisine.

Time Sheet -Band Stage

  • 11am – Arthur Ridgeway
  • 11.15 – Flame
  • 12.00 – Torres Strait Dancers
  • 12.30 – Darlene and Rodney
  • 12.50 – Leyroy and teesh
  • 1.10 – Speakers
  • 1.40 – Ceremony of Sound
  • 2.20 – Indonesian Dancers
  • 2.50 – Enter Esc
  • 3.40 – Capoeira
  • 4.15 – Mojo Juju
  • 5.00 – Belly Dancers
  • 5:30 – Purple Chocolate Funk

Kanuguba is committed to enhancing our social, cultural and ecological inheritance, by making multi-cultural practices a living part of our experience as Australians. Kanuguba’s mission is to fulfill the vision of a united society by taking a whole of community approach in achieving our aims and objectives. The Kanuguba Justus Festival Program actively embraces opportunities for the community to participate in, generate and celebrate our multi-cultural diversity, in a socially, culturally and ecologically responsible environment.

For more information regarding this event contact;

  • Lucille Palmer – 0410 077 186
  • Paul Kimble – 0423 239 989

Posted on October 26th, 2006 in Events

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