Kilcoy welcomes diverse cultures

Ni-Vanuatu people celebrated and showed their country's pride through a traditional performance at the Kilcoy Multicultural Festival on 17 May. Picture: JESSE HAMILTON

Back and larger than ever, the Kilcoy Multicultural Carnival took place on 17 May at Yowie Park, offering a vibrant celebration of diversity highlighted by an array of cultural acts and demonstrations.

Attendees had the opportunity to experience the rich tapestry of cultures comprising from Kilcoy and its surroundings through performances by diverse cultural groups, which were celebrated through traditional dances, music and music.

The different cultures represented at the festival included:

Papua New Guinea

Fiji

East Timor

Ni-Vanuatu 

Jinibara First Nations People

Phillipines

China

Japan

African countries

Scotland