AIBC celebrated Diwali around Australia. Highlights included the lighting of the Sydney Opera House and an event hosted by Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk in Brisbane. The special reception at Parliament House also acknowledged the contribution of the Indian community to Queensland.
AIBC was pleased to support the Canberra Indian Council’s Diwali celebrations. National Chair Jodi McKay and Associate National Chair Irfan Malik, where they also met High Commissioner of India, Mr Manpreet Vohra.
Thanks to the Canberra Indian Council for a special Diwali that included Bollywood, Irish and Latin dancing! It was a truly multicultural celebration of the Festival of Lights in the nation’s capital.