Pacific Community Celebration Day


Saturday 19 July 2014


Some light refreshments will be provided and food and drink will be available for purchase in Gandel Hall throughout the afternoon.

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Banner image: Lisa Fa'alafi from Polytoxic. Photographer Sean Young


Overview | Program | Panellists + Performers




Join us for a day of discussion and celebration from the Pacific Region.

Forum: Atua: A continuum
10.00 am – 2.00 pm | Presented in conjunction with the Atua: Scared Gods from Polynesia exhibition this forum explores the traditions of Pacific Culture, scared spaces in contemporary pacific art and contemporary community connections.

Guest speakers from around the nation discuss the Atua exhibition and the rich living cultures of the Pacific Region.


Atua: Polynesian community celebration
2.00–4.00 pm | Featuring performance from the local Tongan community, dance theatre by Lisa Fa'alafi of Polytoxic from Brisbane and the energy of Samoan dance with Tama Tatau from Melbourne.