International Women’s Day community event this evening

March 8, 2024 6:38 am in by

Mildura Rural City Council is inviting the community to join them to celebrate International Women’s Day at Powerhouse Place from 5:30 this afternoon, with a night of free music, art and film.

International Women’s Day (IWD) celebrates and recognises the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. IWD also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality.

Food and refreshments will be available from Spark Kiosk, Shippy’s Cafe, and Monak Wine Co throughout the evening. No BYO alcohol.

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5.30pm to 8.30pm there will be live music from local rising girls and women on the outdoor stage – hosted by Andrea Soebardi, art activities including badge making and Girls and Women’s Mural Project and the chance to explore the Children’s Art for Social Change Exhibition

From 8:30, a movie night with the screening of I Am Woman on the big screen.

Council is encouraging people to take your own chair, blanket or bean bag and enjoy the film in the Yennaga Janji outdoor gathering space.