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Humans in Geelong Expo 2019

6 October @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

| Optional gold coin donation

Humans in Geelong Expo 2019

A free community event with everyone welcome and something for everyone.
The Uplifting start to Mental Health Month and listed as a Seniors’ Festival Event.

Our aim is to INSPIRE – CONNECT – STRENGTHEN our community.

45 inspiring exhibitors, a diverse range of artists, authors, social entrepreneurs, community groups.

10 thought-provoking speakers on a diverse range of topics including:

Chris Lytas from ‘The Man Walk Geelong’ who is talking on: “Making people comfortable with speaking about the uncomfortable – why storytelling is key to normalising the conversation around Mental Health.”

Cathy Roth talking about PALZ – Professionals with Alzheimer’s along with Louise Day from Dementia Australia.

Chloe Hayden (Princess Aspien) talking on autism, creating a fairytale within your circumstances, and helping other people to find their happily ever after.

10 uplifting culturally diverse performances including:

With One Voice Choir, Medimime, Rachel Brennan and young songwriters, Macedonia, Indonesian, Lithuanian and La Vida Salsa Latin Dance Groups

Fun in the courtyard, free facepainting, henna, apples, Geelong Crusaders, CRAG – Combined Refugee Action Group conversation tent. Orange Sky Laundry van. St Leonards Men’s Shed making take-home bird boxes with the kids.

Be part of ‘The Dance’ at 1pm in the courtyard

Sponsored by the City of Greater Geelong, Villawood Properties, Deakin University, Snap Printing Geelong, Multicultural Festivals and Events Grant

Website: https://humansingeelong.com/humans-in-geelong-expo-2019/

Details

Date:
6 October
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Optional gold coin donation
Event Category:

Venue

Deakin Waterfront Campus
1 Gheringhap Street
Geelong, VIC 3220 Australia
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