Dhinchak Diwali 2017

14 Oct 2017

IACAII Welcomes You to Celebrate Dhinchak Diwali  2017

Mark the Date: Saturday, 14th October 2017, 500pm till late


Dear All


We will be celebrating Dhinchak Diwali 2017  and have organised a gala function for our community as below:


Function Date:          Saturday 14th Oct 17

Timing:                     From 5 pm till late

Venue:                     The Illawarra Grammar School, West Wollongong

                                (Entrance from Powell Street)


 For the cultural part of the function, we would like to invite Adults and Kids from the community to come forward and participate in groups.

No individual performances are proposed this year. Participants are advised to restrict themselves to not more than two items.
It’s up to the Team leader to get them ready on stage with costumes etc. 

We encourage all UOW Students to audition for MC. Students who are confident stage presenters with articulate communication skills should consider participating.


 Interested participants are requested to contact us at the earliest, with the last date for registering interest is 15th September 2017.


IMPORTANT:   As we have limited time it will be strictly on first come first included basis. We will have to refuse entry if slots are full well before the deadline date - So hurry and reply ASAP!!  

When you are submitting request, please advise how long will be your performance. We keep the right to reduce performance time. So please discuss with Usha and team.


If you choose to participate, please be aware that you or your team leader will be required to attend a meeting with the MCs usually a fortnight before the programme and give them your music CD, introduction to the program and collect participant tickets.


Final Rehearsal: You should also be present for a final rehearsal , Friday 06th Oct at TIG’s  with your full team (Timing – will advise your team leader). This is to ensure no problems arise on the programme day. If you fail to attend you will not be able to participate.


All interested participants, please contact ASAP:


Usha Fernandez at 0409854882 or email: ushnislis@gmail.com or IACAII: info@iacagong.org


Ticket Price: Adult price remain same but Students and kids price reduced


Adults                                                                                                       :    $30.00 per person

Students/University Students (10 years and above)                     :   $15.00 per student   

Kids (Above 3 years to Under 10 years)                                            :   $5.00 per kid

Participant Kids/uni students only & Kids under 3 years             :   FREE


Tickets Will be Available to Purchase from Monday 15th Sep to 01st Oct’17 ONLY from:


Asha Aunty – 4229.4985 / 0401.670.511 - Address: 75 William Street, Keiraville

Crinis Fruit & Indian Grocery – 34 Princes Hwy, Figtree Opposite Side of Figtree Grove - 42283443

Lotus Mart – Indian Groceries Shop - #274 COWPER STREET WARRAWONG - Call 4243.1400

Fairy Meadow Spice Corner – 27 Elliotts Road, Fairy Meadow – Tel - 42445619


We encourage people to buy tickets in groups. Please nominate a team leader amongst your friend circle who can buy tickets on your behalf.  Please collect tickets from any of above locations.  


Make sure you keep a record of names and hand over the money as well as any left-over tickets before 02nd Oct’17

Ticket Booking:

Tickets cannot be booked or held for you unless you have paid in advance. You may pay the full amount via bank transfer into the following account and send the e-receipt to info@iacagong.org. Please enter your mobile number and initials as reference. After depositing the amount, please send us an email advising your name, mobile number and the amount deposited.


BSB No                : 814282

Account No        : 42187011

Account name   : Indian Australian Cultural Association of Illawarra, Inc.


IMPORTANT:  As the venue has a capacity of 500 persons only, we will not be able to sell any more than 500 tickets.  Ticket SALES will close two weeks before the programme 


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