• SA Refugee Week

    SA Refugee Week

    SA Refugee Week Convenor:
    Australian Migrant Resource Centre

     

    SA Refugee Week Committee Members:
    Adelaide City Council
    African Communities Council of SA
    Anglicare SA
    Australian Refugee Association
    City of West Torrens
    Local Government Association of SA
    Middle Eastern Communities Council of SA
    Multicultural Youth Link SA
    Muslim Women’s Association
    Australian Migrant Resource Centre - Northern Area
    SA Health
    TAFE SA English Language Centre
    Thebarton Senior College
    Welcome to Australia
    Women’s Legal Services

    Date

    19–25 June 2016

    Venue

    Various venues across South Australia. See below.

  • Interview with Refugee Women, Evenings with Peter Goers, ABC Radio

    Interview with Refugee Women, Evenings with Peter Goers, ABC Radio

    Three women of refugee background share their personal experiences and challenges in Australia.

    Organiser: ABC Radio

    Date

    Wednesday 1 June 7.30 pm – 8.30 pm

    Venue

    ABC Radio 891 AM

    Contact

    Claudia Cream

    0404 602 234

    claudiacream@ihug.com.au


  • North Adelaide Primary School Refugee Week Poster Exhibition

    North Adelaide Primary School Refugee Week Poster Exhibition

    Local primary school’s display of children’s posters for Refugee Week 2016

    Organiser: North Adelaide Primary School

    Date

    Wednesday 1 June – Thursday 30 June Mon – Fri 10.00 am – 6.00 pm, Saturday 11.00 am – 2.00 pm

    Venue

    Tynte Street Library, 176 Tynte Street, North Adelaide SA 5006

    Contact

    Kellie Kulinski

    (08) 8203 7811

    nacc@adelaidecitycouncil.com


  • Pathways for Accessing Australian Aged Care Services

    Pathways for Accessing Australian Aged Care Services

    A presentation on accessing aged care services: where to access services, the cost of services and who can access them.

     

    Organiser: Seniors Information Service

    Date

    Thursday 2 June 10.00 am – 12.00 noon

    Venue

    Muslim Women’s Association, 182 Victoria Square, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Miriam Cocking

    (08) 8168 8776

    events@senoirs.ans.au


  • A New Day

    A New Day

    Refugees share their experiences of the first few days in Australia, followed by a cultural event.

    Organiser: Muslim Women’s Association of SA

    Date

    Friday 3 June 10.30 am – 1.00 pm

    Venue

    Level 4, 182 Victoria Square, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Shaista Kalaniya

    (08) 8212 0800

    admin@mwasa.org.au


  • Migrants and Their Settlement Stories

    Migrants and Their Settlement Stories

    Philippine Fiesta stakeholders celebrate 120 years of Filipino migration to Australia

    Organiser: Filipina Network of SA/Philippine Fiesta of SA

    Date

    Saturday 4 June 11.00 am – 3.00 pm

    Venue

    Australian Migrant Resource Centre, 23 Coglin Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Cynthia Caird

    0422 549 948

    philfiestasa@gmail.com


  • Refugee Week Student Poster Exhibition

    Refugee Week Student Poster Exhibition

    An exhibition of posters by young artists from SA schools and tertiary institutions

     

    Presented by: SA Refugee Week Committee, Department for Education and Child Development, Australian Migrant Resource Centre, Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the School of Art, Architecture and Design, University of SA

    Date

    Monday 6 June – Friday 1 July 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays

    Venue

    Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, University of SA, City West Campus Hawke Building, Level 3, 50–60 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Louise Carnell

    louise.carnell@unisa.edu.au

    (08) 8302 0371


  • Behind the Words: Refugees and Migrants at Thebarton Senior College

    Behind the Words: Refugees and Migrants at Thebarton Senior College

    The Thebarton Senior College refugee and migrant students present their stories, experiences, art, thoughts and feelings about moving to Australia.

     

    Organiser: Thebarton Senior College

    Date

    Monday 6 June – Friday 2 September Mon – Fri 10.00 am – 5.00 pm, Saturday & Sunday 1.00 pm – 5.00 pm

    Venue

    Migration Museum, Forum Community Gallery, 82 Kintore Ave, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Sandor Horvath

    0458 215 624

    Thebarton Senior College

    (08) 8159 3100

    Allison Russell

    (08) 8203 9891

    sandor.horvath@thebartonsc.sa.edu.au


  • Refugee Week Student Poster Exhibition

    Refugee Week Student Poster Exhibition

    An exhibition of posters by young artists from SA schools and tertiary institutions

     

    Organiser: SA Refugee Week Committee, Department for Education and Child Development, Australian Migrant Resource Centre, Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the School of Art, Architecture and Design, University of SA

    Date

    Monday 6 June – Friday 1 July 9.00 am – 5.00 pm weekdays

    Venue

    Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, University of SA, City West Campus Hawke Building, Level 3, 50–60 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Louise Carnell

    E: louise.carnell@unisa.edu.au

    (08) 8302 0371


  • Sustainable Rehabilitation for Survivors and their Communities

    Sustainable Rehabilitation for Survivors and their Communities

    A keynote address from Paris Aristotle about how Australia can most effectively respond to the growing international humanitarian crisis caused by the ongoing conflict in Syria and Iraq.

     

    Organiser: Survivors of Torture and Trauma Assistance and Rehabilitation Services (STTARS)

    Date

    Wednesday 8 June 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm

    Venue

    Allan Scott Auditorium, The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre, City West Campus, 55 North Terrace (cnr Fenn Place and North Terrace) Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Ashlynn Bayley

    (08) 8206 8900

    A.Bayley@sttars.org.au


  • Finding Pathways to Access Australian Ageing Services

    Finding Pathways to Access Australian Ageing Services

    A presentation on accessing aged care services: where to access services, the cost of services and who can access them.

     

    Organiser: Seniors Information Service

    Date

    Thursday 9 June 10.00 am – 12.00 noon

    Venue

    Thebarton Community Centre, Room 2, Corner South Road & Ashwin Parade, Torrensville SA 5031

    Contact

    Miriam Cocking

    (08) 8168 8776

    events@senoirs.ans.au


  • Finding Pathways to Access Australian Ageing Services

    Finding Pathways to Access Australian Ageing Services

    A presentation on accessing aged care services: where to access services, the cost of services and who can access them.

     

    Organiser: Seniors Information Service

    Date

    Thursday 9 June 10.00 am – 12.00 noon

    Venue

    Thebarton Community Centre, Room 2, Corner South Road & Ashwin Parade, Torrensville SA 5031

    Contact

    Miriam Cocking

    (08) 8168 8776

    events@senoirs.ans.au


  • Entrance Arch for Hope’s Cafe

    Entrance Arch for Hope’s Cafe

    Building a Refugee Week welcome arch by artist Marisha Noori, with refugees contributing their own decorations, memories and imagery, including framed photos, notes, old jewellery, decorative artefacts and painted panels, etc.

     

    Organiser: The Graham F. Smith Peace Foundation Inc.

    Date

    Friday 10 June – Monday 20 June

    Venue

    Hope’s Café, Corner of The Parade and Portrush Road, Beulah Park SA 5067

    Contact

    Marisha Noori

    0411 722 775

    marisha.noori@gmail.com


  • Entrance Arch for Hope’s Café

    Entrance Arch for Hope’s Café

    Building a Refugee Week welcome arch by artist Marisha Noori, with refugees contributing their own decorations, memories and imagery, including framed photos, notes, old jewellery, decorative artefacts and painted panels, etc.

     

    Organiser: The Graham F. Smith Peace Foundation Inc.

    Date

    Friday 10 June – Monday 20 June

    Venue

    Hope’s Café, Corner of The Parade and Portrush Road, Beulah Park SA 5067

    Contact

    Marisha Noori

    0411 722 775

    marisha.noori@gmail.com


  • Our Big Family of Bicultural Support Workers

    Our Big Family of Bicultural Support Workers

    An opportunity to meet our wonderful bicultural workers, who are a huge support for children of refugee families and migrants.

     

    Organiser: Inclusive Directions

    Date

    Wednesday 14 June 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm

    Venue

    Inclusive Directions Marsden, 339 Payneham Road, Marden SA 5070

    Contact

    Nima Tahsili

    (08) 7325 8602

    nima.tahsili@direstions.org.au


  • Our Refugee Present

    Our Refugee Present

    See students from a variety of backgrounds present many aspects of their history and culture: personal stories, language, songs and cooking demonstrations.

     

    Organiser: Students of Thebarton Senior College

    Date

    Tuesday 14 June – Friday 24 June 10.30 am – 3.15 pm Monday – Friday

    Venue

    Migration Museum, 82 Kintore Ave, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Sandor Horvath

    0458 215 624

    Allison Russell

    (08) 8203 9891

    or Thebarton Senior College

    (08) 8159 1300

    sandor.horvath@thebartonsc.sa.edu.au


  • Multicultural Shared Meal

    Multicultural Shared Meal

    Share a delicious bigger-than-normal lunch and global conversations with new friends from diverse backgrounds and cultures.

     

    Organiser: Adelaide South West Community Centre

    Date

    Tuesday 14 June 1.00 pm – 3.30 pm

    Venue

    Adelaide South West Community Centre, 171 Sturt Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Sarah Broadbridge

    (08) 8203 7801

    E: aswcc@adelaidecitycouncil.com


  • Visit to the Migration Museum

    Visit to the Migration Museum

    Enjoy a tour of the Migration Museum, followed by a delicious lunch

     

    Organiser: City of West Torrens(OCA)

    Date

    Wednesday 15 June 9.45 am (bus departing) for 2.45 pm

    Venue

    Hamra Centre Library, 165 Sir Donald Bradman Drive, Hilton SA 5033

    Contact

    Hanna Jasinska

    (08) 8416 6228

    hjasinska@wtcc.sa.gov.au


  • My Journey with Hot Cha

    My Journey with Hot Cha

    Come along to the OCA tea party and share the positive stories and successful experience of refugees, migrants, volunteers and staff.

     

    Organiser: Overseas Chinese Association of SA (OCA)

    Date

    Wednesday 15 June 10.30 am – 12.00 noon

    Venue

    Overseas Chinese Association of SA (OCA), 110 Crittenden Road, Findon SA 5023


  • Open Day at Australian Migrant Resource Centre Crèche

    Open Day at Australian Migrant Resource Centre Crèche

    Australian Migrant Resource Centre (AMRC) welcomes children, parents and visitors to the new crèche at AMRC building. Come and learn about the crèche service and share your story over a cup of tea.

     

    Organiser: Australian Migrant Resource Centre

    Date

    Wednesday 15 June 11.00 am – 12.00 noon

    Venue

    AMRC, 23 Coglin Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Ferial Shabibi

    (08) 8217 9504

    ferials@amrc.org.au

    or Michelle Dieu

    (08) 8217 9505

    michelle@amrc.org.au


  • Child Protection Awareness

    Child Protection Awareness

    Guest speaker from Families SA and participants from a variety of African communities.

     

    Organiser: African Communities Council of SA and Families SA

    Date

    Friday 17 June 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm

    Venue

    Australian Migrant Resource Centre, 23 Coglin Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Celian Kiedega

    or Valerie Gatabazi

    (08) 8410 3905

    celian@accsa.com.au

    or valerie@accsa.com.au


  • Australian Refugee Association Portrait Exhibition: To Tell Another’s Story

    Australian Refugee Association Portrait Exhibition: To Tell Another’s Story

    Featuring portraits of local refugees by South Australian artists, this exhibition captures themes of multiculturalism, human rights, cultural diversity and anti-racism.

     

    Organiser: City of Onkaparinga

    Date

    Friday 17 June – Saturday 16 July 6.00 pm

    Venue

    The Arts Centre, Gawler Street, Port Noarlunga SA 5167

    Contact

    Rosalind Clarke

    (08) 8384 0739

    roscla@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au


  • Mental Health and Wellbeing: Dementia-Friendly DVD, Launch of Burmese & Chin version

    Mental Health and Wellbeing: Dementia-Friendly DVD, Launch of Burmese & Chin version

    Launch of dementia-friendly DVD by Burmese Chin Youth to create awareness about dementia and general mental health issues within the community. DVD produced in partnership with Alzheimer’s Australia (SA Division).

     

    Organiser: Chin Community of SA Inc. and the Northern Area Australian Migrant Resource Centre

    Date

    Saturday 18 June 5.00 pm – 7.00 pm

    Venue

    Salisbury Uniting Church, Park Terrace & Brown Terrace, Salisbury SA 5108

    Contact

    Van Bawi

    (08) 8256 5700

    van@amrc.org.au


  • Refugee Art Exhibition

    Refugee Art Exhibition

    An exhibition of arts and crafts by local refugees of Burmese and Congolese background.

     

    Organiser: Australian Migrant Resource Centre - Mount Gambier

    Date

    Sunday 19 June – Saturday 25 June 9.00 am – 5.00 pm

    Venue

    The Main Corner Foyer, 1 Bay Road, Mt Gambier SA 5290

    Contact

    Anelia Blackie

    (08) 8726 4800

    anelia@amrc.org.au


  • Soccer Carnival (Refugee Week kick-off)

    Soccer Carnival (Refugee Week kick-off)

    Family-friendly soccer tournament between six male teams and four female teams from diverse cultural backgrounds. Children’s entertainment, multicultural food for sale, live music, and youth coaching clinic.

     

    Organiser: Australian Refugee Association

    Date

    Sunday 19 June 12.00 noon – 5.00 pm

    Venue

    Burton Park Football Federation Ground, 400 Waterloo Corner Road, Salisbury SA 5108

    Contact

    Celesta Orr

    (08) 8161 3312

    celeste.orr@ausref.net


  • Improves Lives for Refugees

    Improves Lives for Refugees

    A grass roots project bringing together the Liberian Community of South Australia to celebrate and share their culture.

     

    Organiser: Liberian Australian Service Foundation Inc.

    Date

    Sunday 19 June 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm

    Venue

    Kilburn Community Centre, 59 Gladstone Ave, Kilburn SA 5084

    Contact

    Benjamin Johnson

    0413 656 258

    info@lasfoundation.org.au


  • Candlelight Vigil

    Candlelight Vigil

    Celebrating the courage and resilience of refugees, praying for those who have perished and hoping for a better future.

     

    Organiser: Chin Burmese Community of SA

    Date

    Sunday 19 June 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm

    Venue

    Adelaide Chin Christian Church, 20 Shillabeer Road, Elizabeth Park SA 5113

    Contact

    Simon Cinzah

    (08) 8217 9513

    simon@amrc.org.au


  • Befriend Refugees in Salisbury!

    Befriend Refugees in Salisbury!

    Date

    Monday 20 June 10.00 am – 11.30 am & 6.00 pm – 7.30 pm

    Venue

    The Gallery, City of Salisbury Municipal Offices, 12 James Street, Salisbury SA 5108

    Contact

    Bryan Hughes

    (08) 8273 7100

    bhughes@baptistcaresa.org.au


  • North Adelaide Community Centre Tea Tasting & Conversations

    North Adelaide Community Centre Tea Tasting & Conversations

    Hear stories from local refugees about their journey to Australia and enjoy a cup of tea and scones.

     

    Organiser: North Adelaide Community Centre

    Date

    Monday 20 June 10.30 am – 11.30 am

    Venue

    North Adelaide Community Centre, 176 Tynte Street, North Adelaide SA 5006

    Contact

    Kellie Kulinski

    (08) 8203 7811

    nacc@adelaidecitycouncil.com


  • A Conversation with Khadija Gbla

    A Conversation with Khadija Gbla

    Join Khadija Gbla, director of the charity No FGM Australia, and hear about her experience as a refugee from Sierra Leone.

     

    Organiser: City of Onkaparinga

    Date

    Monday 20 June 11.00 am – 12.30 pm

    Venue

    The Arts Centre, Gawler Street, Port Noarlunga SA 5167

    Contact

    Rosalind Clarke

    (08) 8384 0739

    roscla@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au


  • Road Safety and the Role of Police

    Road Safety and the Role of Police

    Interactive presentation to reception classes at Woodville Gardens Primary School.

     

    Organiser: Port Adelaide Police Station

    Date

    Monday 20 June 11.30 am – 12.30 pm

    Venue

    Woodville Gardens Primary School, 18 Ridley Grove, Woodville Gardens SA 5012

    Contact

    Mardi Foweraker

    (08) 8207 6325

    mardia.foweraker@police.sa.gov.au


  • Launch of SA Refugee Week 2016

    Launch of SA Refugee Week 2016

    by His Excellency the Hon. Mr Hieu Van Le, AO, Governor of South Australia

     

    Organiser: Government House, SA Refugee Week Committee and the Australian Migrant Resource Centre

    Date

    Monday 20 June 5.00 pm – 6.00 pm

    Venue

    Government House, North Terrace SA 5000

    Contact

    (by invitation)


  • 2016 Youth Poster Exhibition and Presentation of Awards

    2016 Youth Poster Exhibition and Presentation of Awards

    Launched by the Hon. Susan Close MP, Minister for Education and Child Development, the Hon. Chief Justice Cristopher Kourakis, Patron, Australian Migrant Resource Centre and SA Refugee Week.

     

    Organiser: Australian Migrant Resource Centre, the Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre and the University of South Australia, School of Art, Architecture and Design

    Date

    Tuesday 21 June 12.45 pm

    Venue

    Kerry Packer Civic Gallery, Hawke Building, Level 3, University of SA, 50–55 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Matti Spellacy

    (08) 8217 9545

    matti@amrc.org.au


  • Language Festival

    Language Festival

    Students present and teach around 40 languages to other students, teachers and the general public in 30-minute blocks.

     

    Organiser: Thebarton Senior College

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 9.00 am – 3.15 pm

    Venue

    40 Ashley Street, Torrensville SA 5031

    Contact

    Sandor Horvath

    0458 215 624

    sandor.horvath@thebartonsc.sa.edu.au

    or Phil Davies

    (08) 8159 3100


  • Connecting Refugees Past and Present

    Connecting Refugees Past and Present

    A morning tea, an exhibition of memorabilia, stories of locals who were refugees and family members who have a refugee story.

     

    Organiser: Multicultural Communities Council of SA

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 10.00 am – 11.00 am

    Venue

    Multicultural Communities Council Hall, 113 Gilbert Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Megan Lamb

    (08) 8214 4610

    megs.lamb@mccsa.org.au


  • Refugee Week School Symposium

    Refugee Week School Symposium

    A collaborative and engaging day of guest speakers, discussions and activities exploring the themes and stories of the many generations who have travelled to Australia to seek a new life.

     

    Organiser: Australian Refugee Association

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 10.00 am – 2.00 pm

    Venue

    Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre, University of South Australia, 50–55 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Celeste Orr

    (08) 8161 3312

    celesta.orr@ausref.net


  • Celebrating Refugee Week with Morning Tea

    Celebrating Refugee Week with Morning Tea

    Staff sharing stories over morning tea (private event.

     

    Organiser: SA Cervix Screening Program, Youth and Women’s Safety and Wellbeing Services, Women’s and Children’s Health Network, Government of South Australia

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 10.00 am – 11.00 am

    Venue

    295 South Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Jenny Munro

    8383 1654

    or (08) 8161 7149

    jennifer.munro2@sa.gov.au

    or Jacqueline Riviere

    (08) 8161 7778

    jacqueline.riviere@health.sa.gov.au


  • Morning Tea with the Women’s Legal Service

    Morning Tea with the Women’s Legal Service

    Opportunity for all migrants, students and refugees to meet the staff and volunteers of the Women’s Legal Service.

     

    Organiser: Women’s Legal Service of South Australia

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 10.00 am – 12.00 noon

    Venue

    151 Franklin Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Didi Ngor

    (08) 8231 8929

    or 0410 269 473

    didi@wlssa.org.au


  • IELTS Resources and Group Training

    IELTS Resources and Group Training

    Learn to access English language practice tests and other tutorials that will help with living in Australia.

     

    Organiser: Adelaide City Council

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 10.15 am – 11.15 am

    Venue

    City Library, Level 3, Francis Street, Rundle Place Building, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Jess Curtis

    (08) 8203 7990

    library@adelaidecitycouncil.com


  • Refugee Welcome Zone – Multicultural Morning Tea – Community Shared Meal

    Refugee Welcome Zone – Multicultural Morning Tea – Community Shared Meal

    To celebrate the City of Adelaide as a Refugee Welcome Zone that welcomes people of all cultures, join the English Conversation Class in a morning tea and community shared meal. Bring some food from your country to share, try foods from around the world and meet new people in your community.

     

    Organiser: Adelaide City Council

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 10.30 am – 12.30 pm

    Venue

    Hutt Street Library, 235 Hutt Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Samantha Page

    (08) 8203 7990

    bfcc@adelaidecitycouncil.com


  • Women’s Multicultural Luncheon

    Women’s Multicultural Luncheon

    Open invitation extended to women in service clubs, churches and other community groups to share food, fellowship and cultures

     

    Organiser: Australian Migrant Resource Centre - Naracoorte

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 12.00 noon

    Venue

    Naracoorte Australian Migrant Resource Centre, 19 Gordon Street, Naracoorte SA 5271

    Contact

    (08) 8762 2955


  • Australian Refugee Policy and Offshore Detention

    Australian Refugee Policy and Offshore Detention

    A free public lecture co-hosted by the Law Society of SA, University of Adelaide and Refugee Advocacy Services of SA.

     

    Organiser: Law Society of South Australia

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 5.30 pm

    Venue

    Lecture Theatre 333, 3rd Floor, Ligertwood Building, University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5005

    Contact

    Lorna Hartwell

    (08) 8229 0235

    lorna.hartwell@lawsocietysa.asn.au


  • Refugee Week Movie Night – Freedom Stories

    Refugee Week Movie Night – Freedom Stories

    Organiser: The Welcome Centre and Welcome to Australia

    Date

    Wednesday 22 June 6.30 pm

    Venue

    The Welcome Centre, 100 Drayton Street, Brompton SA 5008

    Contact

    Kathryn Girvan

    0448 346 306

    kathryn@welcometoaustralia.org.au


  • Online Resources to Learn Languages – Group Training

    Online Resources to Learn Languages – Group Training

    Learn to use ‘Transparent Language Online’ where you can learn over 50 languages for everyday conversation.

     

    Organiser: Adelaide City Council

    Date

    Thursday 23 June 1.15 pm – 2.15 pm

    Venue

    City Library, Level 3, Francis Street, Rundle Place Building, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Jess Curtis

    (08) 8203 7990

    library@adelaidecitycouncil.com


  • Refugee Week Community Dinner

    Refugee Week Community Dinner

    All Welcome! Bring a plate of sweets to share and enjoy the entertainment. Free event.

     

    Organiser: Welcome to Australia Salisbury, Australian Red Cross, STTARS, Multicultural Communities Council of SA, Australian Refugee Association, Anglicare SA, Morella Community Centre, Life Without Barriers, Australian Migration Options, St John’s Anglican Church and Welcome to Australia

    Date

    Thursday 23 June 6.00 pm

    Venue

    Welcome Salisbury – St John’s Anglican Church, Church Street, Salisbury SA 5108

    Contact

    Libby Hogarth

    (08) 8410 1248

    libby.hogarth@migrationoptions.com.au


  • eBooks and Audio Books – Group Training

    eBooks and Audio Books – Group Training

    With eBooks and audio books, you have millions of titles at your fingertips! Learn to borrow or download to your computer for free.

     

    Organiser: Adelaide City Council

    Date

    Thursday 23 June 10.30 am – 11.30 am

    Venue

    Hutt Street Library, 235 Hutt Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Marianne Beauchamp

    (08) 8203 7990

    library@adelaidecitycouncil.com


  • Living with Diversity – New Arrival Employment Expo

    Living with Diversity – New Arrival Employment Expo

    New arrivals in the northern suburbs and employment pathways. Meet potential employers and employees, get job search tips and other helpful tips.

     

    Organiser: Australian Migrant Resource Centre - Northern Area

    Date

    Thursday 23 June 11.00 am – 2.00 pm

    Venue

    Playford Civic Centre, Playford Boulevard, Elizabeth SA 5112

    Contact

    Reagan Bledee

    (08) 8256 5700

    reagan@amrc.gov.au


  • Befriend Refugees in Playford

    Befriend Refugees in Playford

    Do you want to volunteer to assist refugees to settle in Playford? Find out how in this free workshop.

     

    Organiser: Baptist Care/Australian Refugee Association/Welcome to Australia

    Date

    Thursday 23 June 10.00 am – 11.30 am & 6.00 pm – 7.30pm

    Venue

    10 Playford Boulevard, Elizabeth SA 5112

    Contact

    Bryan Hughes

    (08) 8273 7100

    bhughes@baptistcaresa.org.au


  • Sharing Culture, Sharing Lunch

    Sharing Culture, Sharing Lunch

    Come together to acknowledge Refugee Week, and share in cultural diversity over a shared lunch.

     

    Organiser: AMEP/English Language Service/TAFESA

    Date

    Thursday 23 June 11.30 am – 1.30 pm

    Venue

    The Atrium – TAFESA, Adelaide City Campus, 120 Currie Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Anita Priadko

    (08) 7210 3699

    anita.priadko@tafesa.edu.au


  • ARA Oration

    ARA Oration

    The annual ARA Oration, facilitating an informed conversation and celebrating the contributions made by refugees to the Australian community.

     

    Organiser: Australian Refugee Association & The Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre

    Date

    Friday 24 June 5.00 pm – 10.00 pm

    Venue

    Allan Scott Auditorium, Hawke Building, City West Campus, 55 North Terrace (cnr Fenn Place and North Terrace) Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Cassie Magin

    (08) 8354 2951

    cassie.magin@ausref.net


  • World Refugee Day 2016 Civic Reception with Guest Speaker the Hon. Dr Robyn Layton, AO, QC

    World Refugee Day 2016 Civic Reception with Guest Speaker the Hon. Dr Robyn Layton, AO, QC

    Organiser: SA Refugee Week Committee, Australian Migrant Resource Centre and the Local Government Association of SA

    Date

    Friday 24 June 5.30 pm – 6.30 pm

    Venue

    Local Government Association of SA, 148 Frome Road, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Matti Spellacy

    (08) 8217 9545

    matti@amrc.org.au


  • Our Diverse Community Showcase

    Our Diverse Community Showcase

    Opportunity to share dinner, music, costumes and customs across cultures.

     

    Organiser: Morella Community Centre

    Date

    Friday 24 June 6.00pm

    Venue

    Morella Community Centre, 90 Kings Road, Parafield Gardens SA 5107

    Contact

    Alison Davies

    (08) 8406 8484

    motellach@amnet.net.au


  • Volleyball Tournament

    Volleyball Tournament

    Volleyball tournament between Middle Eastern community members and broader clubs.

     

    Organiser: Middle Eastern Communities Council of SA

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 6.00 pm

    Venue

    Kilburn Community Centre, 59 Gladstone Street, Kilburn SA 5085

    Contact

    Hussain Razaiat

    (08) 8212 0451

    admin@meccsa.com.au


  • Celebrating Journeys to a Common Place

    Celebrating Journeys to a Common Place

    A family fun day and market place — all welcome.

     

    Organiser: Anglicare SA

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 10.00 am – 2.00 pm

    Venue

    St John’s Anglican Church, Church Street, Salisbury SA 5108

    Contact

    Jill Rivers

    0488 589 058

    jrivers@anglicaresa.com.au


  • Welcome Picnic at the Welcome to Australia Centre

    Welcome Picnic at the Welcome to Australia Centre

    All welcome. Bring a plate of food to share and enjoy. Free event.

     

    Organiser: Welcome to Australia

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm

    Venue

    The Welcome Centre, 100 Drayton Street, Bowden SA 5008

    Contact

    Kathryn Girvan

    0448 346 306

    kathryn@welcometoaustralia.org.au


  • All Culture Fest

    All Culture Fest

    An event featuring local cultural performances, a citizenship ceremony and an afternoon tea for the whole community.

     

    Organiser: The Rural City of Murray Bridge Australian Migrant Resource Centre - Murray Bridge and ac.care

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm

    Venue

    Murray Bridge Town Hall, Bridge Street, Murray Bridge SA 5352

    Contact

    Simone Zrna

    (08) 85391182

    szrna@murraybridge.sa.gov.au


  • Community Picnic

    Community Picnic

    Community picnic and live music; displays of photographs, flags, national costumes; and storytelling.

     

    Organiser: Australian Migrant Resource Centre - Tatiara

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 5.00 pm

    Venue

    Tatiara Civic Centre, 43 Woolshed Street, Bordertown SA 5268

    Contact

    Tracey Grosser

    (08) 8752 1000

    or 0431 885 649

    bordertown@amrc.org.au


  • LIMSA Anniversary

    LIMSA Anniversary

    Celebrating the 6th anniversary of existence, achievements recognition of distinguished Liberians living in South Australia.

     

    Organiser: Liberian Men of SA (LIMSA)

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 5.00 pm – 11.00 pm

    Venue

    Freemason Hall, 560 Regency Road, Broadview SA 5085

    Contact

    George Fomba

    0411 378 408

    gv.fomba@yahoo.com

    or Jerry Antione

    0401 925 053

    limsa09@yahoo.com


  • Movie – Lucky Mites

    Movie – Lucky Mites

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 7.30 pm

    Venue

    Willunga Show Hall, Main Road, Willunga SA 5127

    Contact

    Rosie Knott

    0427 262 467

    knots@internode.on.net


  • Globo World Music – Persian and Eurasian Music

    Globo World Music – Persian and Eurasian Music

    Performances of world music from NAVA Ensemble and the Moonta Street Ensemble.

     

    Organiser: HATS Inc.

    Date

    Saturday 25 June 7.30 pm

    Venue

    Baha’i Centre of Learning, 275 Flinders Street, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Keith Preston

    0418 839 265

    artbeat@bigpond.com


  • 2016 Portrait Launch

    2016 Portrait Launch

    Join us for an evening of celebration as we launch our 2016 exhibition of portraits of people from refugee backgrounds created by various artists.

     

    Organiser: Australian Refugee Association

    Date

    Monday 4 July 5.00 pm – 8.00 pm

    Venue

    Bob Hawke Prime Ministerial Centre, University of South Australia, 50/55 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

    Contact

    Celeste Orr

    (08) 8161 3312

    celesta.orr@ausref.net


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