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Pongal Festival QLD 2020

January 18. 2020

3:00 pm - 9:00 pm Free
Tamil cultural event

Pongal Festival (The Harvest Festival) is celebrated by Tamils all over the world in the form of thanks-giving to the nature, agriculture, farmers and livestock animals which help in farming and cropping. This annual celebration exhibits loads of fun, ethnic food, art, competitions, fun rides, cultural events, country songs and dances.

In Queensland, this annual celebration event has been organised in ‘open park area’ since 2014 by the Tamil Community in Brisbane. The Supporters, Sponsors, Voluneers and community members are excited to celebrate it again on 18th January 2020.

Not to be missed this ‘FREE’, fun-filled event, which includes fun rides, laser light show, authentic food stalls and free traditional sweets. It also includes magic shows, multi-cultural events, DJ, cooking demo, kolam(floor art) and painting competitions, tug-of-war, traditional sports. Free activities for kids – face painting, tattoo and much much more.

The objective of this event is to create awareness and keep the rich Tamil culture amongst the multicultural Queensland community alive through cultural performances, art and music, encourage and support local and overseas country/folk musicians, support Tamil school which aims to teach conversational Tamil to enthusiastic learner from various age groups and backgrounds of Queensland. Moreover, this adds colour and richness to Queensland’s growing diversity.

Pongal Festival QLD 2020

  • When:  18 January, 3pm – 9pm
  • Where: Robelle Domain Parkland
  • Cost: Free entry
  • Who: Brisbane Kids

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Details

Date:
January 18. 2020
Time:
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/457252008451107/

Venue

Robelle Domain Parkland
Education City Drive, Springfield Central
Ipswich, Queensland 4300 Australia
Phone:
0410567618
Website:
http://www.worldharmonysociety.org/front/bin/ptdetail.phtml?Part=151107&Rcg=565

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