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Latin Fiesta / Solidarity Party

Posted in Events by Ferne Edwards on August 19th, 2008

Protecting our planet, defending our communities! Supporting aboriginal communities struggles against NT intervention, its time to act!

Two fantastic Latin American bands
“Santa Pacha Bendita” – The best Colombian band in Melbourne, ballads, rumba and Latin rhythms.
“Da Chos”, Eight-piece Latin band – They will keep you dancing Salsa/Reggae and Merenge all night long.
Special guest: Walter Shaw

Date: Saturday August 23rd, 7pm
Location: Brunswick Town Hall, 233 Sydney Road, Brunswick
Entry: Tickets Pre-sell and bookings $20, Group of 4 $60. At door $25, Solidarity $30, included a glass of wine. Not BYO – Latin Canteen and food available
Bookings: 9481 2273 – 9419 8700 – 0400 914 944

Special Guest:
Walter Shaw is from Mt Nancy town camp in Alice Springs, a ‘prescribed area’ under the Northern Territory Intervention, and is an Executive Member of the Tangentyere Council. He has been speaking out strongly against the NT Intervention and is in Melbourne to premiere the documentary film “This is Our Country Too”- a powerful exposé of Australia’s hidden apartheid…

All proceeds to support the International Indigenous Solidarity Gathering – Latin America, Asia and the Pacific 23-26 October 2008, Melbourne Australia.

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