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Harmony Week

23/03/2015
henna

​This week, Monday 23rd to Friday 27th March, is Harmony Week at Harristown State High School.

Harmony Day is celebrated throughout Australia on March 21st.  It has become a significant day of the year when Australians are encouraged to celebrate the cultural diversity of our country.  From the traditional owners of this land to those who have come from many countries around the world, the central message for Harmony Day is that “everyone belongs”, reinforcing the importance of inclusiveness to all Australians.  Everyone, irrespective of skin colour, cuisine, culture, music, language and traditional beliefs, should feel as though they belong in this magnificent country we have all built.

Each day this week there will be different activities on offer and all staff and students are welcome to be involved. 

Monday 23rd March

1st break – Henna hand painting Y011

2nd break – Zumba at G block courtyard (or gym, depending on weather)

Tuesday 24th March

2nd break – Henna hand painting Y011

Wednesday 25th March

National Dress Parade at Assembly

2nd break – Drumming and traditional dance, G  block Courtyard

Thursday 26th March

2nd break - Cooking Demonstration by Mark White, Y10

Friday 27th March

Multicultural Morning Tea Y10/11