The Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria Chandra Yonzon attended the Dashain Tihar Multicultural Festival 2016 at Dallas Brooks Primary School on Saturday, 15th October 2016 .
Addressing the gathering, the Consul General acknowledged the contribution of Bhutanese people to the community and their endeavours in retaining their identity and culture. He expressed his heartfelt gratitude to all the participants, community leaders, media, sponsors and multicultural friends for their tandem efforts in promoting social harmony.
The festival was a family oriented affair with activities for all ages integrated into the program. The program included; multicultural performances by artists from various communities, a movie screening, book launch, musical performances/ poem recitals, sports clinics, face painting and other outdoor activities.
The Hon Consul general was accompanied by his wife Laxmi and the program was organized by Bhutanese Community in Australia Inc.
Source: Consulate General of Nepal, Victoria Australia