UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Saturday 22 February 4:00 pm,  PASSAGE into the Heart of Resilience

 

Butter Factory Arts Centre Cooroy   11A Maple St, Cooroy QLD 4563    See Map Here

This exhibition evokes powerful imagery which is needed to create a contemporary look and tell the significant untold stories of asylum seekers (children of Nauru), and an Indigenous elder from the stolen generation and of the Kubbi Kubbi people.  Free Admission.      

Enquiries:

  Phone:       (07) 5442 6665

  Email:        hello@butterfactoryartscentre.com.au

Sunday 23 February 11:00 am,  Buddies Meeting

 

University of the Sunshine Coast (USC), BUILDING E, ROOM 14    See Map Here

All welcome. Guest speaker followed by members' business – agenda items to Paul McKinlay 0439 679 588. 12.30pm: Refreshments – please bring your own mug.

Saturday 29 February 12:00-2:00 pm,  Family Lunch Get-Together

 

Community Centre, 58A Queen St, Caloundra    See Map Here

Welcoming new families to the Sunshine Coast – meet other new families in the Sunshine Coast experiencing the migrant journey. Bring some traditional food to share! BYO drinks.
Please confirm attendance by Thursday 27 February   

  See Flyer Here

Enquiries:

  Phone:       0423 298 363

  Email:        stella@multiculturalaustralia.org.au

Tuesday 10 March 6:30 pm,  Woven Secrets - Women Who Weave Their Magic for Change

 

The J, Noosa    See Map Here

The human ability to find hope, resilience and self-worth can move some of us beyond what we thought was capable.

 

Gabby Sutherland states. “The concept behind this exhibition Q&A event is about building resilience, finding joy in the day and finding solutions based on kindness, through storytelling no matter how hard life gets. It’s also about the secret collaboration between women.”

More Information and Tickets Here

 

Thursday 12 March 10:30 am,  Art Chat - ‘Behind the Art-Behind the Fence’

 

Butter Factory Arts Centre Cooroy   11A Maple St, Cooroy QLD 4563    See Map Here

This free event will feature Jandamarra Cadd and Yasaman Bagheri. A lively discussion on the global issues of displacement and implications to faith, culture integration and community detention. The future directions of the stolen generation.

 

  Free Admission.      

 

Enquiries:

  Phone:       (07) 5442 6665

  Email:        hello@butterfactoryartscentre.com.au

Saturday 21 March 10:00 sam - 6::00 pm,  Harmony Day Festival 2020  (SCRAN will have a stall)

 

Baringa Town Square, Caloundra    See Map Here

More infromation will be posted as it becomes available.

2018 Buddies Refugee Support Group

Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

POSTAL ADDRESS

 PO BOX 367, Buderim 4556

CONTACT US

 0412 673 028 or by email