Harmony Day 2018

Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 11:30 am — Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 02:00 pm


Location Park on the Hill, Callaghan campus

Harmony Day 2018

Join us to celebrate Harmony Day and the diverse cultural fabric of the University of Newcastle. The day is all about inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging for everyone.

Make your way to Park on the Hill to experience food tastings, cultural activities, dancing, and more great performances.

Come along to connect with others, experience different cultures, share what we have in common and celebrate all the great things that diversity brings to the University of Newcastle.


Performances from 11.30am

11.30amScottish Pipes & Drums from Army Reserve Band
11.45amMusic from Berias
12.05pmDidgeridoo performance
12.10pmWelcome to Country
12.15pmIndigenous Dance Group
12.25pm1 Minute for Peace led by the Chaplaincy
12.30pmIndian Fusion Dance
12.50pmLa Pena Salsa Demonstration
1.00pmMusic from Berias

Food Stalls

  • Indigenous Women's Group
  • Bangladesh
  • Filipino
  • Saudi
  • Pakistan
  • Islamic Society (UNIS)
  • Ethiopian
  • Indian
  • Christian faith
  • Other Activities

    • Sikh Club turban-tying demonstrations
    • Karaoke with NUSA
    • NUPSA egg decorating
    • Shaman drumming
    • Indigenous games
    • Table tennis
    • Basketball
    • Cultural sharing activities with the Language Centre