Walk Together Sunshine Coast

Charity & Not For Profit Community Equality Lifestyle

NOTE: This is event has already happened. It is online for informational purposes only.
  • Date:
  • Location: Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore 4558 Queensland

Free event to celebrate National Unity Week from 10am to 1pm on Saturday 27 October at Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore.

You are invited to "Walk Together" hosted by the Sunshine Coast Refugee Action Network, with music, kids activities, food, market stalls and more. Family, wheelchair and pet friendly event.

For more information visit the Walk Together Sunshine Coast 2018 events page on facebook. or www.refugeebuddies.org/events

Come and celebrate the diversity of our community and express your belief in a welcoming and inclusive society by walking together with others, no matter who they are or where they come from.

Proudly Supported by the Sunshine Coast Council’s grants program.

There will be:

Guided walk/rally 🤝
The walk will be led by Balkan Gypsy style street music band the Unusual Suspects from Maleny and you are encouraged to hold posters in celebration of welcome and unity (limited posters provided, BYO also encouraged)

Musical entertainment 🥁
- Unusual Suspects
- Sweet Chilli Choir
- Jevan Cole
- Jenny Fitzgibbon
- Simo

Special guest speakers 🎤
- Dr Jandamarra Cadd
- Dr Beverly Kabuya Muito
- Tim Buxton
- David Hollinsworth

Market stalls 🎪
Includes face-painting, Sunshine Coast Council Libraries with reading corner, kid's books and activities, Zen Buddhist meditation, You Belong, Sunshine Coast Pride Network Rainbow and much more!

Food vendors 🥗

Walk Together, held during National Unity Week, is a chance to celebrate a culture of welcome and unity in our nation. It's about celebrating cultural diversity, encouraging inclusion, open mindedness, equality and social harmony, and to offer a positive, dignified and warm welcome to asylum seekers, refugees and other migrants.

This will be a family, wheelchair and pet friendly event.

BYO picnic blankets or chairs encouraged. Please bring sunscreen and a hat as there will be limited shade.

Walk Together Sunshine Coast
10am to 1pm
27 October 2018
Cotton Tree Park

Buddies Refugee Support Group :
Sunshine Coast Wide
07 5476 8910
Buddies Refugee Support Group

Map Location ( get directions )

Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore

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