Finding Freedom and Breaking the Silence

Finding Freedom and Breaking the Silence

Where
Crows Nest Centre
2 Ernest Place Crows Nest
Crows Nest, NSW 2065
Australia
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When
June 26, 2024 at 6:00pm - 9pm
Contact
Eric Poulos
9936 8193

All are welcome at this Refugee Week evening to amplify the voices of refugees through speakers, music, and poetry.

An initiative of the Lower North Shore Multicultural Network with support from North Sydney, Lane Cove, Mosman and Willoughby Councils, the NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS) and the Crows Nest Centre.

Please join us in acknowledging the strength and resilience of refugees and asylum seekers from Iran and Afghanistan.

Speakers include:

  • Tahera Nassrat on the journey from Afghanistan and current situation for women
  • Shokufeh Kavani on the Iranian freedom movement
  • Rebecca Langton from the Refugee Council of Australia
  • The NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS)

Also, enjoy:

  • A delicious supper, sweets and refreshments
  • Live performances of Persian Folk Music led by Ehsan Koochei
  • Kavah Akbari, a performance poet on the themes of breaking the silence and identity
  • Information on our multicultural communities, refugees and asylum seekers

 

Book Here: https://www.trybooking.com/events/landing/1209978?


Parking available in the Holtermann Street carpark (next door). Also accessible by public transport.
https://www.crowsnestcentre.org.au/contact-us/transport-and-parking/

TICKETS
$12.00 AUD · Purchase tickets

Will you come?

NOTE: After RSVP, you will still need to purchase a ticket here