Refugee Week 2017

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‘A Mile in My Shoes’ – Merrigong Theatre Company and SCARF celebrate Refugee Week 2017

You’re invited to join SCARF and Merrigong Theatre Company in celebrating Refugee Week 2017!

Wollongong has proudly welcomed individuals and families from refugee backgrounds since 2005. Refugee Week is an opportunity to celebrate our rich and diverse community, the many contributions of people from refugee backgrounds, and learn about the refugee experience.

The event will feature:

  • Stories from four SCARF community members, with stories from different cultures and generations
  • Traditional snacks from Liberia, Syria, Afghanistan and Myanmar between each story.
  • ‘A Mile in My Shoes’ audio exhibition by Lilian Pang.

When: 6-9pm*, Wednesday 21st June 
Where: Wollongong Town Hall
Tickets: are free but bookings are essential. Book your ticket by 16th June via trybookings.


*For the full day of events, visit Merrigong Theatre Company’s website.






Kindly supported by the NSW Department of Family & Community Services and Multicultural Communities Council of the Illawarra

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