Celebrate Canberra’s rich and diverse multicultural community.
Why visit? To “travel the world’ within the market surrounds, exploring the many cultures which call the nation’s capital home. Sample an array of delicious multicultural foods, be entertained by local ethnic music and dance groups performing traditional dances, and buy gifts handcrafted in faraway lands.
Stallholders and items you’ll find: Handcrafted statues, baskets and hair accessories from Africa, French provincial products, Indian and Nepalese block-printed textiles, Turkish homewares, Aboriginal artwork and jewellery from Greece.
Schedule of performances:
|10.15 – 10.45||Afro-Cuban dancing|
|11.00 – 11.30||Swing dancing|
|11.30 – 12.00||Indian Folk dancing|
|12.30 – 1.00||Argentine Tango|
|2.00 – 2.15||Bedazzled Belly Dancing|