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Sunshine Coast – Refugee Week Community Film Festival

7 June 2019 - 23 June 2019

Friday 7 June 5-8:00 pm

​MDA Luminous Lantern Parade 2019, Southbank Parklands, Brisbane

Queensland says welcome!

One of the most anticipated events on the Brisbane calendar, the 12th annual LUMINOUS Lantern Parade celebrates Queensland Week by highlighting the strength of our cultural diversity, our heritage, our people, places and history, giving all Queenslanders the opportunity to say “Welcome!” to our newest Australians and celebrate our diversity.
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Saturday 15 June 5-10 pm

​Refugee Week Film Festival, Sunshine Coast

Film night:   “Border Politics”, – hosted by Welcome to Maleny, at Maleny RSL Hall.

Music, food, tea & coffee, licensed bar.   No booking required – first in, best seated.

More information: Phone 0448 319 391     OR     www.facebook.com/WelcomeToMaleny

Sunday 16 June – Saturday 22 June

​Refugee Week Film Festival, Sunshine Coast

To celebrate Refugee Week the Sunshine Coast Refugee Action Network is coordinating a Community Film Festival across the Sunshine Coast. Five different films will be screened at seven different venues over eight days to raise community awareness through sharing stories of refugees and people seeking asylum. Almost all screenings are free, but booking is essential for most venues due to limited seating.

Monday 17 June, 6 pm
Buddies film night: “Constance on the Edge”, – free screening at St Marks Anglican Church, Buderim

Tuesday 18 June, 6 pm

Caloundra Community Centre hosted film night: “The Merger” – Caloundra Community Centre


Wednesday 19 June, 6 pm

Noosa Welcomes Refugees hosted film night:  “Mary meets Mohammad” – free screening at The J, Noosa Junction

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Thursday 20 June, 5:30 pm

SCRAN hosted film night:   “Border Politics”, – free screening at Berkelouw Books, Eumundi

Thursday 20 June, 6pm

Amnesty Sunshine Coast and USC hosted film night:   “The Merger” – free screening at USC campus. Sippy Downs

Friday 21 June, 3 pm

Nambour Community Centre hosted film night:   “Constance On The Edge”, free screening at Nambour Community Centre, Nambour


Saturday 22 June, 6 pm
SCRAN hosted film night and finale:

“The Staging Post” – free screening at USC campus, Sippy Downs

Guest speaker – Muzafar Ali.

See Full Program And Booking Details Here

Download the Full Program Poster Here

Sunday 23 June 11:00 am   

NOTE NEW VENUE!!   See Map Here

​University of the Sunshine Coast (USC), BUILDING E, ROOM 14

Members’ business – agenda items to Scott Grimmett 0427 364 802. 12.30pm: Refreshments




7 June 2019
23 June 2019