NEMA Cultural Celebrations

We Celebrated Childrens week with a Jumping Castle, Face painting a Police car and Fire engine. 

There was a big turnout and it was a lot of fun.74522435 2177376779029904 1149847544973492224 n72560755 2177375479030034 8182321755860238336 o73409261 2177376825696566 8992137173801107456 n

20190205 182716 00220190205 184451 00220190205 184505 002

Suree new citizen

On March 12th 2019 Suree and Sakarn became our newest Citizens. 

 With the Mayor

Indonesian Dancers 2Sri Lankan Dancers

Devenish Primary school1

This year we held our major Harmony Day event in Benalla. 

DiversityBand

The weather was kind to us and the people of Benalla were very supportive.

 

Entertainment this year was mixed with Brass bands, ethnic dancers and other displays.

We would like to thank Benalla Council for their support and sponsorship.

54518544 1833015586799360 9118486500239998976 nHarmony day in Wangaratta, we were treated to a wonderful display of clothing and tasty food from around the world.

Clothing display

As a special treat, two of our newer Sri Lankan members, Shalika and Shanika, put on a display of Sri lankan cultural dancing.  

NEMA Phillipines Independance 2019 21NEMA Phillipines Independance 2019 25

We celebrated Philippine Independence day in Purbrick hall.

The event was fun with Karaoke for the adults and a pinyata for the kids. 

Bring a plate proved to be a great idea as many different styles of food were on the menu.

The Voice of Multiculturalism
in North East Victoria

  • Alpine Shire
  • Benalla Rural City
  • Indigo Shire
  • Mansfield Shire
  • Rural City of Wangaratta