Harmony Day is held every year on 21 March in Australia to coincide with the United Nation’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination This year we are proud to be celebrating the 50th Annual Harmony Day in Australia.
The message of Harmony Day is: Everyone Belongs.
It’s a day to celebrate Australia’s diversity – a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home.
The 2016 Harmony Day Program is packed full of exciting events and activities for everyone. Get these dates into your diary so you don’t miss out!
2017 Harmony Day Program
We have an action packed program for Harmony Day! Check it out.
Harmony Day Citizenship Ceremony
Tuesday 21 March
Darwin Entertainment Centre, 93 Mitchell St Darwin
Join Lord Mayor Katrina Fong Lim as she welcomes 300 new Australian citizens from 33 different countries at City of Darwin’s largest ceremony for the year!
Tuesday 21 March
Nightcliff Library, Nightcliff
Karama Library, Karama
Come dressed in traditional costume. Enjoy songs and stories from around the world plus a fun craft activity.
ColourFest Film Festival
Wednesday 22 March
5.30pm - 8.00pm
Civic Centre, Harry Chan Ave
ColourFest screens short films that showcase the success, challenges and nuances of migrant communities in Australia and the world. For more information visit colourfest.com.au
Harmony Day Family Event
Wednesday 22 March 2016
9.00am – 12.00pm
Malak Community Centre, Malak Crescent, Malak
This free event welcomes families and children to a morning of multicultural activities and entertainment. Morning tea is provided as you enjoy your surroundings and activities. For more information contact Tania Sellers 08 8930 0561.