Media Relesae - Sri Lanka Festival - 2016 Featured

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 00:00 Written by  Published in Australia News

Organised by the Sri Lanka High Commission Canberra from 11.00am to 6.30 pm on Saturday 12th November 2016

The Sri Lanka High Commission in Canberra is organizing “Sri Lanka Festival-2016” at the High Commission premises on 12 November 2016 from 11am to 6.30pm.

The main objective is showcasing Sri Lanka in Australia as an attractive destination for tourism, trade, and investment as well promoting the diversity of our culture, food, arts and craft. 

“Sri Lanka Festival” is being organized in partnership with the Sri Lankan community, organisations/businesses and groups in Canberra. The High Commission thanks those individuals and organisations who have already come forward to support them. The High Commission is greatly encouraged by the enthusiastic response they have received  for this important endeavour from all communities and they  will further be seeking the support of many local Sri Lankan businesses as well.

The High Commission wishes to invite all members of the Sri Lankan community, Sri Lankan Associations, businesses and groups to join us in making this event a success. 

There are several different ways through which you can take part at the Festival: 

Organise and manage a stall at the Festival selling Sri Lankan products and services;

For SL Associations/organizations/groups       - Please apply using  Form A
For individuals and commercial entities           - Please apply using Form B 
Sri Lankan cultural performance on the main stage  -  Please apply using Form C 
Joining as a Volunteer to assist us                        -  Please apply using Form D 

You may use the following link to download relevant application forms.


In addition to the above you can also assist them by; 

- Providing a financial sponsorship;
- Selling tickets for ‘Raffle Draw’;
- Helping with publicity prior to and during the Festival
- Spreading the word among friends, family, co-workers & others 

The High Commission hopes to have a few Sri Lankan cricketing heavyweights to be present as well!

For any further information please contact by Sri Lankan High Commission in Canberra.

Postal Address  : No: 61, Hampton Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT 2600, Canberra. 
Tel                       :  (02) 6168 3756
Fax                      : (02) 6198 3760 
E-mail                 :  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.      


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