Harmony Day Festival

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  • Location: Alex Heads Beach, Alexandra Headland 4572 Queensland

Join in the free Harmony Day celebrations from 8am to 7pm on March 21 at Alex Headlands beach and Buhk Park. 

BBQ brekkie, cultural music, dance and interactive activities and watch the sandman create the ‘Everyone Belongs’ sand sculpture and create your own, and so much more. 

PROGRAM
* 8am–10am: Community BBQ, Beach Soccer and Tai Chi 

* 11am–2pm : Sand sculpture ‘Everybody Belongs’ at Alexandra Headlands beach. Watch the sand come alive in front your eyes as world champion sand sculptor Dennis Massoud (the Sandman) turns the beach into art.

* 3.30pm: Sand sculpture workshop. The Sandman will teach you how to create your own sculpture on the beach.

* 5pm–7pm: Harmony Day Picnic, Welcome to Country and Live Music. Join us on the beach to view the illuminated gallery of sculptures and messages of belonging created throughout the day.

Bring a picnic, relax and listen to:

- Welcome to Country and presentation of song and dance from Gubbi Gubbi Traditional Owners 
- Live cultural music performance 

* All day: Cultural activities 

Join in, have fun and learn about different cultures 
•    Play games from around the world
•    Discover customs, see traditional dress and hear stories 
•    Join a drumming circle
•    Enjoy multicultural dance and music 

Create messages of harmony in the sand together.

Everyone is invited to create sculptures, words, patterns and stories on the beach to celebrate Harmony Day and share the message ‘Everyone Belongs’.

Don’t forget you sunscreen, hat and water


Harmony Day Festival
8am - 8pm
21 March 2018
Alex Heads Beach
Free

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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Alex Heads Beach, Alexandra Headland




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