February 25 - Celebrate Strathfield’s cultural diversity on Harmony Day

Tuesday, 25th February, 2014

25 February 2014

Strathfield Council will celebrate Harmony Day and embrace the area’s cultural diversity with a fun family day out on Saturday 15 March at Airey Park, Homebush.

The purpose of Harmony Day is sharing the message that Everyone Belongs. It is a day to celebrate Australia’s diversity and encourage cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home.

The free Harmony Day activities in Strathfield will run from 10am - 3pm, and include a jumping castle, animal farm, fun family races, cultural performances from local groups and a barbecue lunch.

Mayor of Strathfield, Cr Daniel Bott noted the importance of days like this to Strathfield.

"Harmony Day is great time to acknowledge the contribution of the various cultures and people that call Strathfield and its suburbs home. This fantastic day can be enjoyed by all the family, and highlights the strong community pride and harmony here in Strathfield," Cr Bott said.

All residents are encouraged to come down to Airey Park and join in this fantastic celebration of the diverse cultural mix thriving in the Strathfield community. For more information, contact Strathfield Council on 9748 9999.

 

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