Social Inclusion Week 2012

This is an archived copy of an event that has already passed. It is online for informational purposes only.
  • Date:
  • Location: Felicity Park, Caloundra 4551 Queensland

On 29 November 2012, Felicity Park in Omrah Street, Caloundra will be turned into a showground pavilion with market stalls, workshops, activities and games, as well as providing the opportunity and space for people to connect with each other.

All market stalls will be hosted by local organisations, groups, clubs and businesses. Over 50 local community groups/organisations/clubs will be promoting the services they offer to the Sunshine Coast community, and the community resources they have available.

Community organisations and service providers are invited to host a stall, run a workshop, fun game or activity as part of Social Inclusion Week 2012.

Social Inclusion Week 2012
Thursday 29 November 2012
Felicity Park, Omrah Avenue, Caloundra
Community Connection Expo - 10am to 3pm - Seniors, Carers, Community, Disability Services & Young Families
Conct4Expo - 3pm to 8pm - Young People, Parents and Guardians, Families and Community

Council supports Social Inclusion Week and invites all community organisations, groups and clubs to participate in the inaugural event in 2012. The theme for Social Inclusion Week 2012 is: Collaborate, Connect and Celebrate.

The aim of the event is to:
connect local communities, workmates, family and friends
build and strengthen relationships and networks
provide a forum for education
improve awareness on social inclusion issues.

downloadable: "Social Inclusion Week 2012" pdf flyer

Park and Ride

Omrah Avenue, Caloundra (at the intersections of Otranto Avenue and Minchinton Street) will be closed from 6.30 am to 9.30 pm on the day of the event. For the convenience of the community and to minimise traffic congestion a ‘Park and Ride’ service will be provided by Suncoast Cabs. There are three areas designated for parking when using the ‘Park and Ride’ Service:

Area 1 - Caloundra Junior Rugby Union Car Park
Area 2 - Caloundra Junior Rugby League Car Park
Area 3 - Arthur Street on street parking.

The ‘Park and Ride’ service will operate every 15 minutes from Arthur Street throughout the day starting at 9.00 am. Passengers will be dropped off at the loading zone in front of the Events Centre, 20 Minchinton Street, Caloundra.

Related News:
26 Nov 2012 - Get involved and get connected during social inclusion week

Sunshine Coast Regional Council :
Locked Bag 72 Sunshine Coast Mail Centre Q 4560, Sunshine Coast Wide
07 5475 7272
1300 007 272
Sunshine Coast Regional Council

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Felicity Park, Caloundra

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