ICSL -Walk of Honor @ Blundtsone Arena
It was a first time experience for members and friends of Intercultural Sports League (ICSL) at Blundstone arena watching North Melbourne vs Melbourne live with a crowd of over 14,000 on Saturday 29 July, 2017.
We were even lucky enough to then be invited to walk on the oval after the first quarter.
ICSL Futsal League -Winners UTAS
ICSL in partnership with Futsal Institute of Tasmania organised the inaugural Futsal League competition.
Six teams participated in the tournament which consisted of players from several different countries.
ICSL is continuing the great work by developing a partnership to start coaching and training program for members.
Bringing people, communities and cultures together through sport!
Played a little footy with the Intercultural Sports League (ICSL) today to kickstart the Multicultural Auskick Program. The purpose of ICSL is to encourage social sports between different communities of Tasmania and bring people out of isolation.
A huge thank you to Rajat and Hadi for organizing a fun time and for the great presents for the kiddies.
Migrant Resource Centre - Southern Tasmania - 7th July, 2017
The Migrant Resource Centre Southern Tasmania, provided an opportunity to share the challenges of supporting newly arrived refugees from Syria with contributions by the Tasmanian Transcultural Mental Health Network and the Foundation House.
The seminar was presented by mental health industry professionals, who covered issues experienced by refugees, psychological impacts of recent and continuing trauma, how to best support and engage with new arrivals. This educational seminar was presented under a Human Rights framework.
Feeling so humbled by the heartfelt enthusiasm of these community groups.
The Multicultural Policy Forum - University of Tasmania - 6th July, 2017
Great to be at the Multicultural Policy Forum in Tasmania. The keynote speaker for the Forum was Mr Hakan Akyol. Mr Akyol is the Director of Community Participation the Victorian Office of Multicultural Affairs and Social Cohesion.
Mr Akyol spoke of the challenges we can tackle together and how multiculturalism is beneficial to all members of our community. Well organised by the Multicultural Council of Tasmania and interesting to hear perspectives and constructive ideas from the community.
The forum brought together leaders of migrant community organisations, students, service providers, policy experts and decision-makers. The forum was organised by the Multicultural Council of Tasmania and hosted by the Asia Institute Tasmania (University of Tasmania).
'Plugged In' Forum - Glenorchy RSL - 5th July, 2017
Delighted to be part of the 'Plugged In' forum. This is the second forum in a series that the Labor Party is running on inequality. Inspiring and innovative ideas that are investing in Tasmanian Communities. We aim to continue having discussions with the community and its members about ideas for our island economy.
I was happily the scribe for the Hamlet Hobart table, who are actively contributing to addressing issues relevant to individuals by focusing on values and making a difference in people's lives.
Thank you to The Story Island Project, CENTs Tasmania, Rick Tipping, Cheynee Pullen and Risdon Vale Bike Collective for their great ideas that also aims to inject ideas to develop communities.
Labor's State Conference - George Town - 1st July, 2017
We are strong, we are united and we are ready to win Tasmanian Government.
Feeling so very humbled and honoured to be endorsed as a Labor candidate for Denison!
Proud to be on board with Rebecca White MP's vision for new ideas, attitudes, voices and representation of Tasmanians people.