Belgrave Survival Day

Saturday, 26 January 2019 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Borthwick Park, Belgrave Vic 3160
Victoria

An inclusive family-friendly event, Belgrave Survival Day educates and entertains throughout the afternoon via music, dance, discussion and food! Celebrate the survival of Australian Indigenous people, culture and heritage.

The story
Belgrave Survival Day was first held on January 26th 2008. The event was started by a small group of local hills residents. It was held out the back of the Cameo Cinema. The only Indigenous act in the first year was a dance troupe from Healesville.

The event moved in 2011 to its current location at Borthwick Park Reserve in Belgrave.

BSD has become a prominent annual fixture of the Dandenong Ranges community, where it regularly attracts 2000-3000 attendees, featuring several entertainment acts, with stalls featuring vendors (food, drink, books, merchandise, information, community groups and Indigenous sector organizations).

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