Events

The Interfaith Network Executive Committee and Staff look forward to welcoming you at a future event! Events information is updated regularly, please visit again.

2024 Events! 

Upcoming Events

The Interfaith Network offers a series of events throughout the year.

The events are open to Faith and Spiritual communities, our supporters and partners including local government, businesses and the local community within the City of Greater Dandenong who share and support the IFN’s vision of ‘Many Faiths, One People’, and wish to learn more about the Network, our members, as well as the opportunities to collaborate together. Our events are also open to people and groups outside of the City of Greater Dandenong including other Interfaith Networks.

As our events space is continuously evolving, please ensure that you visit on a regular basis to view our Upcoming Events!

For further information about our Upcoming Events, please email our Executive Officer, Livia Carusi, via executive@interfaith.org.uau

  • IFN – 36TH Annual Gathering, ‘Signing of the Common Statement’, Tuesday, 20 August 2024
    Please click here for event details, including RSVP information.
  • IFN – Members Meeting
    Further details will be shared in late July 2024.
  • IFN – Annual General Meeting, September 2024
    Further details will be shared in late July 2024.
  • Greater Dandenong Combined Schools Interfaith Gathering: “Sharing the Load”, October 22nd, 2024
    The Interfaith Network is thrilled to announce the Greater Dandenong Combined Schools Interfaith Gathering, an exclusive event for schools where students will present different Faiths in collaboration with Faith Leaders. This year’s theme, “Sharing the Load,” reflects the unity and cooperation essential towards our shared vision of ‘Many Faiths, One People’. 

    Aligned with the United Nations, International Year of Camelids, our theme highlights the resilience and support shown by these animals. Camelids sustain millions in harsh regions, exemplifying how sharing the load fosters a harmonious society. 

    For further information, please contact Paris Sard, Community Education Officer, via education@interfaith.org.au

  • Talking Faith Forum, Youth, Faith and Identity, Thursday, November 21st, 2024, 6.30pm – 8.30pm
    A partnership between the Greater Dandenong Libraries, the Interfaith Network, City of Greater Dandenong, and Headspace Dandenong. Bringing Faith Communities together, encouraging open dialogue, fostering mutual respect, and understanding. Further event details including the full program, RSVP details, will be posted over the coming months, please visit again!

Other Events

The Interfaith Network welcomes the opportunity to promote events and activities of other organisations that share in our vision and values.

If your organisation wishes to have an event, activity promoted in our Events Section, please contact our Executive Officer, Livia Carusi, via executive@interfaith.org.au

From time to time, the IFN will also list other events and activities within and outside of the City of Greater Dandenong that may also be of interest.

 

Other Events Information and Links

Neighbouring Sunday, July 21st, 2024

Our friends from the Bahai, Hindu and Muslim faiths will be sharing what their faith means to them and how it nourishes, motivates and shapes their lives. For further information about this event, please click here.

 

2025 Events!

Harmony Week, March 18th, 2025– March 24th, 2025

Harmony Week is focused on multiculturalism in Australia – A time to reflect, to celebrate and give thanks to the significant contributions made by communities. Harmony Week 2025 will take place from March 18th, 2025, to March 24th, 2025. March 21st is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination and Harmony week is celebrated in the week that surrounds March 21st.

The Interfaith Network will be hosting an event to mark Harmony Week and further details will be posted in due course. In the meantime, IFN welcomes suggestions, ideas from members for the event, including keynote speakers. If you would like to share your suggestions, ideas, please email our Executive Officer, Livia Carusi, via Executive@interfaith.org.au

 

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