Coffs Harbour Campus: Tuesday 5 September 2017
Join in the celebration of cultural diversity at the University and within our communities.
Wear your national / cultural dress or bright clothing. Come along for cultural sharing and conversations.
Photography & Poetry Competition Exhibition in Library all week.
Tuesday 5 September 2017 - Fusion FestivalCultural Performances
|Main Stage 11:00am-2:00pm||When|
|Welcome to Country & Smoking Ceremony- Uncle Barry Hoskins and Troy Robinson|
Welcome to Southern Cross University by Dr John Hurley
|11:00am - 11:15am|
|Multicultural Fusion Dance by TAFE students||11:15am-11:25am|
|Camino Flamenco. This dynamic duo blends the passion, depth and excitement of traditional and contemporary Flamenco Dance. Ole!!||11:50am-12:05pm|
|Myanmar (Chin-Mindat) Dance by SCU College students. 10 dancers from the town of Mindat, Myanmar performing a traditional dance.||12:10pm-12.25pm|
|Japanese cooking demonstration. Interactive Japanese cooking demonstration with a side serving of comedy||12:25pm-12:40pm|
|Syrian - Kurdish traditional music with tabor - Ali Hasan||12:40pm-12.50pm|
|Jaz Gill - Punjabi singer||12:55pm-1.00pm|
|National / Cultural Dress Fashion Show. National Dress parade by Students from Glenreagh St TAFE||1:00pm-1:20pm|
|Traditional Afghan dance - Ayesha||1:20pm-1:30pm|
|Adult Migrant Education Program Choir - TAFE||1:35pm-2:00pm|
|African hair braiding, Henna Tattooing, Face painting, Afro Cardio Dance Workshop with Maitoumbi Rebekah - workshop including dance and talk on health benefits of movement, Bookface with the Library, Diversity Mindfulness colouring-in, SCU Midwifery Club - Promoting Midwifery as having a crucial part to play in building happy, healthy communities, Wishing Tree & Origami - write a wish and put it in the wishing tree, learn Origami, Mosaic making with local artist Tim Cole, Chess, Yarning Corner, Map of the World, Calligraphy, Australia's largest multi-coloured Koi fish - Koi Society (Japanese) Coffs Harbour Branch, Games Hub - various games and activities set up around the Gathering Space, Community information stalls & lots more!||Gathering Space||11:00am - 2:00pm|
|Ethio-African curries, Greek sweets, Indian curries, Rainbow Chai, Japanese pancakes, Aussie BBQ, Vegetarian salads from Happy Frog and Bush-tucker desserts!||Gathering Space||11:00am - 2:00pm|