Blacktown’s wonderful festival

Hundreds of people form Blacktown and other parts of Sydney turner out on Sunday 18 February, 2018 for a magnificent Moving Forward Together Festival, celebrating international Mother Language Day and Harmony Walk.

The event brought together people from diverse communities, of all ages, in a day of togetherness and harmony, highlighted by music, dance, and great food.

Thank you to the organisers, including Blacktown City Council.

And a special thank you the wonderful performers – Maltese Cultural Association Choic, Australian Hindu Multicultural Association, Philippine – Australia Community Services (PACSI), ORA Sydney Gujarati Grammar School, Ben Adler, Ahmadiyya Muslim Association, Guru Nanak Punjabi School, Bahais, Peiji Chinese School and BSPC Bangla School. Thank you for your outstanding performances – you made us very proud!

Moving Forward Together wins 2017 Stepan Kerkyasharian AO Harmony Medal!

The winners of the NSW Premier’s Multicultural Community Medals were announced on 16 March at a Parliament House dinner hosted by the Premier.

The Moving Forward Together Association is very proud to have been awarded the Stephan Kerkyasharian AO Harmony Medal.

The award recognises the contribution and achievement of an individual or organisation in facilitating and promoting social cohesion, understanding and acceptance between members of different cultural or faith communities in New South Wales.

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