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Limestone Coast Multicultural Soccer Carnival

Event Type Awareness Event
Event Focus Community, Cultural, Soccer
Event Reach All
Event Scope Local Community
Dates 09/11/2019 to 09/11/2019
Start Time 9am
End Time 8pm
Location Naracoorte District Sports Centre
Stewart Terrace
Naracoorte SA 5271


World Cup fever is set to take over Naracoorte for The Limestone Coast Multicultural Soccer Carnival Saturday  9th of November­.
The carnival will use sport to celebrate a diverse and harmonious Australia by bringing together newly arrived migrants and first and second-generation migrants from different cultural backgrounds from the communities of Limestone Coast (SA), Murray and Mallee (SA), Barwon-West (VIC) and Grampians (VIC).  The carnival will communicate the message of shared value – respect, equality and freedom. 
The purpose of the Limestone Coast Multicultural Soccer Carnival is to use a shared interest in the ‘World Game’ – soccer, to unite newly arrived migrants and first and second-generation migrants from different cultural backgrounds while forging community connections with sporting clubs, community leaders, services, council and other organisations.
About the Carnival:
The carnival aims to bring the multicultural regional communities together, providing an opportunity for local children to get active, enjoy and celebrate diversity through sport.
The carnival is free to attend, a team registration fee for soccer tournament
The carnival is at the Naracoorte and Districts Sports Centre
Gates open 9am, event close 8pm
The carnival is for all ages. Age divisions allocated for tournament
The Carnival highlights
7-a-side soccer tournament consisting of three divisions U9, U13 & Open
Mini roo’s Clinic (Juniors)
Coaches Clinic
One culture football workshops ( connecting and engage young people of diverse cultures and backgrounds through football to live healthier lifestyles and increase wellbeing)
All Nations Exhibition Match
Multicultural food vans
This event is funded by the Department of Home Affairs Fostering Integration Grants program.
The grants support new initiatives by not-for-profit organisations that will help migrants better integrate into Australian life through employment and community participation.
To find out how you, your community or organisation can become involved in this event contact Naracoorte Lucindale Council : 87601100