Celebrating cultural diversity
A Cultural Diversity Festival in Horsham celebrated the many diverse people who have come to call the Wimmera home.
The festival, at Horsham Town Hall on Saturday, included cultural displays, food, a fashion parade and children’s art and craft and attracted more than 200 patrons.
A Diversity Concert showcased a range of cultural singing and dancing from Wimmera performers as well as others who had had travelled from across Victoria.
Natya Entertainment Bollywood Dance group from Melbourne was the headline act, performing two star-studded performances.
Wimmera Development Association, Victorian Multicultural Commission and community groups joined forces to organise the event.
IN STEP: Horsham School of Dance Irish dancers Lily Charity, Miranda Pike, Zoe Brennan, Lucy Hudson and Lucy Avery.
BRIGHT: Maricor Borden, front, and Shai Batiancila during a Wimmera Filipinoaustralian Club performance at Horsham Town Hall.