Free family fun at Winter Sun Festival

Published 11:30am 24 June 2024

Free family fun at Winter Sun Festival
Words by Ashleigh Howarth

Free face painting, jumping castle, a five-person climbing wall, and a petting zoo are just a few of the exciting activities families can enjoy at the upcoming Winter Sun Festival at the Encircle Kallangur Neighbourhood Centre this Saturday.

Everyone is invited to take part in the festivities, which will be held from 10am-2pm at 51 Marsden Rd, Kallangur.

Acting CEO at Encircle, Stephen Hawkins, says the event will be a fun and cost-effective day out for families to enjoy during the school holidays.

“Encircle Community Services know that times are tough for families. To support families at this time, we’re hosting a free Winter Sun Festival at our Kallangur Neighbourhood Centre on Saturday,” he says.

“The day aims to bring the community together for a fun filled and enjoyable day.

“There will be children’s activities, food, drinks, and community stalls showcasing what’s available around the Kallangur area.

“There’s something for everyone and best of all, it’s free.”

Some of the stallholders that will be there on the day include:

  • Encircle Community Service Navigation
  • Encircle Community Services - Counselling and Families Team
  • Mercy Community
  • Kids Capers Mango Hill
  • Ethnic Communities
  • NCC Early Learners Kallangur
  • IRT (Retirement, Aged Care and Home Care Services)
  • LEAD Childcare and Education Murrumba Village
  • MATSICHS Family Wellbeing
  • Marsden Families
  • PCYC Pine Rivers
  • YourTown Deception Bay

There will also be a giveaway stall for clothing, blankets and donated goods for people in need.

Attendees will also enjoy a free barbecue, fairy floss, fresh fruit, popcorn and sno cones.

Free family fun at Winter Sun Festival

Event details

When: Saturday, June 29

Where: Encircle Kallangur Neighbourhood Centre (51 Marsden Road, Kallangur)

Time: 10am – 2pm

Cost: Free

RSVP: Please register your attendance for catering purposes by clicking here or phoning 3465 3200.

More information: Keep up to date with all the event information on the Winter Sun Festival Facebook Event page.


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