Diwali 2017 – The Indian Festival of Lights

You are invited to gather with your whole family together, head along to King George Square in Brisbane and celebrate, take part and experience Diwali/ Deepavali the biggest Indian Festival of Lights in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Date and Location
Date: 
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:00pm
Location: 
King George Square
100 Adelaide Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
Australia

You are invited to gather with your whole family together, head along to King George Square in Brisbane and celebrate, take part and experience Diwali/ Deepavali the biggest Indian Festival of Lights in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

 

Diwali marks the victory of good over evil and the light over darkness. This is a message that holds true for all communities at all times. The festival has been celebrated since 2010.

 

You will have the opportunity to enjoy performances of various genres and different parts of India: classical, folk and popular dance, music, a wide variety (authentic, street food) of culinary delights from the Indian sub-continent and other ethnic communities, handicrafts, unique clothing and much more.Listen to the live broadcasting from ABC Brisbane (612AM), witness the Australian Citizenship Ceremony at 11am, learn more about the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games and much more.

 

We also invite you to visit the FICQ stall which will give you information about us and member organisations and the opportunity to buy  $5 raffle tickets through which you have the chance to win 2 airline tickets to India.Our annual Diwali festival has something for everyone!

 

Please feel free to invite others, share and forward to everyone.

 

Travel and Parking:    

Please use the public transport buses and trains to attend the festival on Friday.

If you wish to park there are plenty of opportunities, King George Square has parking facility. 

 

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