Zoom CFO Charity Dinner 2016


Children’s Festival is a significant multicultural events in Australia.

The festival is unique in its celebration of cultural diversity with a spectacular entertainment program performed by almost 30 groups from non-English speaking backgrounds attended by many thousands children and their families.

Under the motto “Play Together and Live in Harmony”, Children’s Festival is a day for everyone, especially children to get together in a multicultural environment where they enjoy fun together, do things together and share their new experience with each other.

This year the Children’s Festival in Bankstown will be held on Saturday 17 September 2016 at Paul Keating Park, (close to Bankstown Railway Station).

We would like to invite your school / group to participate in the Children’s Parade at 2pm and/or to perform on stage on the day. Your participation in the Children’s Festival will give you and the kids a good, memorable experience.  For further details, please refer to “Expression of Interest – Performances and Parade”.

If you are interested in running a stall, please refer to the “Expression of Interest - Stalls”.

Get ready for a day of celebration. You will be amazed with what the festival has to offer: different cultural traditions, costumes, dancing, music, lion dancing, drumming workshops and delicious food which is not to be missed!

Please come and enjoy the fun and games, join in the Children’s Parade, watch music and dancing performances on stage or have a go at drumming, kite flying or take part in the poster competition.

There will be endless exciting activities for the kids including scout adventures, lantern making, costume parades, arts and craft, rides, animal petting zoo and more.

To our sponsors, thank you for your continued support for the Children’s Festival and to the families that come on the day – surely you will enjoy it!

See you there!

Children’s Festival Team


Children's Festival 2016 Sponsors

MulticulturalNSW NSWGovt 
Multicultural NSW
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Settlement Services International
scouts australiaCMYK 
Scouts Australia
City of Sydney
Metro Assist
Harmony Festival

Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority


Children's Festival 2016 Media Sponsors

Public Telegraph
El Telegraph Weekend
The Vision China Times
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The 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Children's Festival Organisation was held on Sunday afternoon, 24th July at Bankstown Sports Club. With more than 50 guests, members and volunteers, it was a true reflection of the continued growth for the organisation.

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It is with Great pleasure that I invite you to our Charity Dinner to be organised by The Children's Festival Organisation Inc.

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In the office of the SHFA yesterday 07 April 2016 a meeting between the SHFA and CFO was held during which Mr Thuat Van Nguyen, OAM, President of the CFO presented a Thank You Award to Ms Michelle Weiss, Executive Director of the SHFA in recognition of the invaluable support this governmental body has given to CFO.

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We would like to thank our sponsors this year for their continual generous support for the Children’s Festival. Without your financial or in-kind donations, the Children’s Festival would not be able to continue and flourish like it has for so many years. We hope that it will continue to flourish for many more years to come, with your tremendous support.
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Kana Phung - 0411 382 664

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