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Melbourne March 2015

 

Melbourne April 2015

 

APRIL 2015 - Wednesday 1st, 7.30pm 
Easter Program

Australia Sri Lanka Catholic Association - Easter Program 2015. Celebrants Rev Frs Vimal Tirimanna and Dileepa Jayamaha.

Holy Mass at Good Samaritan Catholic Church, Southern Cross Drive, Roxburg Park (Melway 180 A4).

Contact: Adolphus 9308 0414, 0403 533 818


 

APRIL 2015 - Thursday 2nd, 7.30pm 
Easter Program

Australia Sri Lanka Catholic Association - Easter Program 2015. Celebrants Rev Frs Vimal Tirimanna and Dileepa Jayamaha.

Holy Thursday Mass followed by Holy Hour at Ajani Community Hall, 284 Thompsons Road, Lower Temlestowe.

Contact: Callistus 0425 879 546


 

APRIL - Friday 3rd,  8.00pm   
Dhamma Sermon 

BAK Poya Dhamma Sermon by Rev Akarawita Sangananda Thero at the Dandenong Temple, 43 Hemming Street, Dandenong.

Listen to the recording of the sermon on "Sadaham Handa" Lakhanda Sinhala Radio Programme on FM 97.7 - Wednesday 8.30-9.30pm.   

Contact: Temple 9794 9492, Gamini 9799 6308

 

APRIL 2015 - Friday 3rd, 3.00pm 
Easter Program

Australia Sri Lanka Catholic Association - Easter Program 2015. Celebrants Rev Frs Vimal Tirimanna and Dileepa Jayamaha.

Way of the Cross and Good Friday Service at Norval Lodge, Halls Gap, Grampians, (Melway 926 D1).

Contact: Suresh 9763 4649, 0410 453 818


 

APRIL 2015 - Saturday 4th, 9.00am
Sinhala New Year

"AURUDU UDANAYA 2015"

 

Sinhala Tamil New Year Festival organised by Western Victoria Sri lankan Buddhist Association at the Sassella Park, 121, Station Road, Deer Park.

Contact:  Happy Perera 0400 221 115, Chandrasiri 0402 310 091


 

APRIL 2015 - Saturday 4th, 5.00pm to 7.00pm 
Wesak Bana Programme at Geelong



Contact:   Asapuwa (03) 9736 3937


 

APRIL 2015 - Saturday 4th, 6.30pm 
Easter Program

Australia Sri Lanka Catholic Association - Easter Program 2015. Celebrants Rev Frs Vimal Tirimanna and Dileepa Jayamaha.

Easter Vigil Mass at Norval Lodge, Halls Gap, Grampians, (Melway 926 D1).

Contact: Suresh 9763 4649, 0410 453 818


 

APRIL 2015 - Monday 6th, 8.30am
Sinhala New Year

"SOORYA UDANAYA"



Sri Lankan New Year Festival Craigieburn The Annual Festival of Sri Lankan Sinhala and Tamil New Year will be held on Easter Monday 06th April 2015 at Highgate Recreation Reserve, Oval No 2 – Grand Blvd. Craigieburn (Melway 386 J 3) for the 5th Consecutive Year. 

Contact:  Chandra Bamunusinghe 0430 188 070, Vijitha Delgama 0411 047 322, Sarath Chandrasiri 0439 388 041, Upul Chandana 0413 585 436


 

APRIL 2015 - Thursday 9th 7.00pm
Music Event

 

http://alexandnilusha.com/

Contact:  http://www.melbournerecital.com.au/events/2015/little-promises/


 

APRIL 2015 - Thursday 9th to MAY 2nd Saturday 11.00am to 5.00pm
Photography Exhibition
 

A beautiful Sri Lankan photographic exhibition 9 April opening night (Mayor and performers, RSVP ) - 2 May. This exhibition seeks to show contemporary images of profound ambivalence. These images carry the weight of the past—negative and positive—but they also speak of warm encounters, creative confrontations, and powerful futures. Photos by Domenic Sansoni and Sivathas Subramanium (Sri Lanka), Stephen Champion (UK) and Paul James (Australia).

Contact:  Victoria Baldwin 9397 2058


 

APRIL 2015 - Saturday 11th, 9.00am to 7.00pm 
Sinhala & Tamil New Year

"BAKMAHA ULELA" 

 

Sri Lanka German Technical Training Institute Old Boys Association in Victoria will be organising the Sri Lankan New Year Festival for the 23rd consecutive year on SATURDAY 11th April 2015 at the Dandenong Show Grounds.

Contact:
  Wickramapala 0430 459 487. Kulathunga 0422 341 198


 

APRIL 2015 - Saturday 11th, 6.00pm to 8.00pm 
Wesak Bana Programme at Boronia



Contact:   Asapuwa (03) 9736 3937


 

APRIL 2015 - Saturday 11th, 7.30pm till late  
Dance

 


Contact:
  Carl 0408 829 719, Ash 0412 048 399, Warren 0450 924 522


 

APRIL 2015 - Sunday 12h, 9.00am
Sinhala New Year

Sinhala Tamil NEW YEAR Festival

Sinhala Tamil New Year Festival organised by Sri Lankan Cultural Foundtion.of Werribee

Contact:
  Lalith Samarawickrama 0408 324 091


 

APRIL 2015 - Sunday 12th, 5.00pm to 7.00pm 
Wesak Bana Programme at Thomastown 



Contact:   Asapuwa (03) 9736 3937


 

APRIL - Monday 13th,  10.30am to 11.30am  
Musical Show

MORNING MELODIES 

DERRICK J - Mr Cabaret
At Berwick Inn Hotel, Berwick
www.derrickj.com


Contact:
Derrick 0438 874 488


 

April - Tuesday 14th, 6.30pm  
Public Talk 
 

Come along to the Dandenong Library and listen to an illustrated talk by local artist, Ishira Kanathigoda. Ishira is a Narre Warren-based artist originally from Sri Lanka. He will talk about art in Sri Lanka and his own painting practice.  Ishira's talk will form part of his and the Ancient Cultures New Futures exhibition at Walker Street Gallery.
All are welcome.  Location: Dandenong Library, Level 2, 225 Lonsdale Street, Dandenong


Contact:
 Walker Street Gallery & Arts Centre 9706 8441


 

APRIL 2015 - Wednesday 15th  
Pageant - Applications closing date (extended) 



Contact:  Dilkie 0414 437 903


 

April - Saturday 18th, 7.00pm to 1.00am
Dinner Dance
 


Contact:
Bertie 0414 979 483, Aubrey 0409 766 011, Frank 0414 979 401


 

April - Saturday 18th, 6.00pm
Dance Concert
 

Ama Dance academy proudly presents another dance extravaganza to Melbourne art lovers celebrating their dance academy 10th anniversary. Another one of a kind event that will take Melbourne's breath away.
At the Besen Center, Burwood.

Contact: Ama 0424 321 656, Daminda 0411 646 695


 

APRIL 2015 - Saturday 18th, 6.00pm to 8.00pm 
Wesak Bana Programme at Officer



Contact:  Asapuwa (03) 9736 3937


 

April - Sunday 19th, 6.00pm
Music and Dance Concert
 

Nruthyabhisheka

 

A variety concert showcasing dance and music. It parallels Eastern and Western styles, showing that the arts really is a universal language. The night will be presented by some of the best Sri Lankan artists including percussionists, actors, dancers and other various musicians from Sri Lanka and Sydney.
Directed by Dinesh Perera of Sankha Ridma Dance Ensemble, with guest artists Ravibandu Vidyapathi, Jananath, Peshala Manoj, Damitha Abeyratne, Sanath Wimalasiri, Nalaka Gunasinghe, Krishantha Weerakoon,
At Rivergum Performing Arts Centre.

Contact: Nimashi (03) 5995 6998, Tharindra 0405 446 022

 

April - Sunday 19th, 2.30pm & 6.30pm
Stage Drama 
 

The Performing Arts Circle (PAC) brings you "Swarmipurushayanta Paasalak".
A comedy by the French dramatist Moliere;
Directed by Jayasri Chandrajith
Translated by Sam Weeraratne
At Renaissance Theatre, Kew High School, 826 High Street, Kew East

Contact: Milanka Chandrajith 0430 343 503

 

APRIL 2015 - Sunday 19th, 5.00pm to 7.00pm 
Wesak Bana Programme Wyndham Vale 



Contact:   Asapuwa (03) 9736 3937


 

APRIL 2015 - Monday 20th, 12.00 noon 
Special Buddhist Event  



Placing of the Pinnacle of the Chaithya / Stupa
On Monday, 20 April 2015, 12:00 PM. SPECIAL - Placing of the Pinnacle of the Chaithya / Stupa. All are welcome. For more information please call the Temple. Location: Sakyamuni Sambuddha Vihara, 125 Homestead Road, Berwick. Melway's reference: 130 J2.

Contact:   Vihara (temple) on 9702 6275


 

April - Saturday 25th, 7.00pm to 12.30am
Dinner Dance
 


Contact:
 Agbo 0419 519 588, Laxshman 0403 369 299, Upali 0432 452 062, Damitha 0433 559 872

 

APRIL 2015 - Sunday 26th, 9.00am to 12.30pm 
Sinhala New Year 



Contact:   Vinitha 0404 774 345


 

APRIL 2015 - Sunday 26th, 5.00pm to 7.00pm 
Wesak Bana Programme at Cranbourne East



Contact:   Asapuwa (03) 9736 3937


 

Melbourne May 2015

 

MAY 2015 - Friday 1st, 7.30pm  
Comedy Show 

Contact: Anton 0403 113 465, Benedict 0439 305 507, Pandithan 9796 9613


 

MAY 2015 - Saturday 2nd, 7.30pm to 12.00am
Dinner Dance 

Contact: Fenella This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0422 430 806


 

MAY 2015 - Saturday 2nd, 7.00pm to 1.00am
Dinner Dance 

"Night of the Pete's"

Night Of The Pete's - Dinner Dance. St Peters College Old Boys Social Club. AWAIT FURTHER DETAILS! At Springvale Town Hall.

Contact: Johann 0437 075 986, Chanaka 0417 348 052


 

MAY 2015 - Saturday 2nd, 7.00pm to 1.00am
Dinner Dance



Contact: Sanchitha 0422 231 448, Mayondhi 0433 904 834


MAY 2015 - Sunday 3rd, from 6.00am 
Special Buddhist Event  



Enshrining Treasures in the Chaithya / Stupa

Sunday, 3 May 2015, 9:00 AM

SPECIAL - Enshrining treasures in the chaithya / stupa. Please contact the temple beforehand to obtain the treasures. All are welcome. For more information please call the Temple. Location: Sakyamuni Sambuddha Vihara, 125 Homestead Road, Berwick. Melway's reference: 130 J2.

Contact:   Vihara (temple) on 9702 6275


 

MAY - Sunday 3rd,  8.00pm   
Dhamma Sermon 

VESAK Poya Dhamma Sermon by Rev Akarawita Sangananda Thero at the Dandenong Temple, 43 Hemming Street, Dandenong.

Listen to the recording of the sermon on "Sadaham Handa" Lakhanda Sinhala Radio Programme on FM 97.7 - Wednesday 8.30-9.30pm.   

Contact: Temple 9794 9492, Gamini 9799 6308

 

MAY 2015 - Sunday 3rd, 6.30pm to 7.30pm 
Wesak Bana Programme at Clayton



Contact:   Asapuwa (03) 9736 3937


 

MAY - Wednesday 6th,  10.30am to 11.30am  
Musical Show

MORNING MELODIES 

DERRICK J - Mr Cabaret
At Brighton RSL, Brighton
www.derrickj.com


Contact:
Derrick 0438 874 488


 

MAY 2015 - Friday 8th, 9.00pm
Musical Show

Jayasri Twins Back In Melbourne

 

JAYASRI - Ambassadors of new Sri Lankan music. based in Vienna Austria. 2003 Austrian World Music Award Winners. A long-awaited day for Melbournians, Ananthaya Entertainment proudly present "JAYASRI LIVE WITH TANTRA IN MELBOURNE" on 8th of May 2015 at Room 680. Doors will be open from 9pm onwards and we invite all JAYASRI and Tantra fans to be a part of this massive event. Keep the date free and will see u all on the dance floor

Contact: Shivanka 0452 608 070, Dishan 0404 875 875
 

MAY  2015 - Saturday 9th, 2.00pm and 6.30pm
Dance Concert

"GAMANA"

“Gamana” Elements – An Adventure For The Imagination And The Soul And Above All A Revelation Thaala Asapuwa Sri Lankan Dance Academy of Victoria presents its second production Gamana on the 2 May 2015 and 9 May 2015. “This is a place of belonging. The people, the living things, the waters and soil, rain and winds, all bring each other closer, create connections, life long ones, nurturing and impacting on each other. It is difficult to describe yet it is true and spiritual”. At the Drum Theatre, Dandenong.

Contact: Chalanka Athalage 0430 465 011, Thusitha Dasanayake 0412 184 428


 

MAY 2015 - Sunday 10th, from 2.00pm 
Special Buddhist Event  



Opening Ceremony of the Chaithya / Stupa

SPECIAL - Opening of the kotha and chaithya and first offering of flowers from 2.00pm. 
All are welcome. For more information please call the Temple. Location: Sakyamuni Sambuddha Vihara, 125 Homestead Road, Berwick. Melway's reference: 130 J2.

Contact:   Vihara (temple) on 9702 6275


 

MAY  2015 - Sunday 10th, 6.00pm 
Music  Concert

AMARASIRI PIERIS  

Amarasiri Pieris in Concert with Indrajith Mirihan's music directorship and Sounds. Proudly Presesnted by Japura Alumni Association of Australia. Please keep the date free, more information will follow soon.
.

Contact: Jayamini - 0404 435 115,  Neil 0438 651 238


 

MAY  2015 - Saturday 16th, 7.00pm 
Dinner Dance

Jet Travel & Cruise Black Tie Dinner Ball  


 

Jet Travel and Cruise Black Tie Dinner Ball. At Springvale Town Hall, Springvale.

 

 

 

Contact: Romaine Ferdinands 0423 737 074


 

MAY  2015 - Sunday 17th, 12.30pm to 5.00pm 
Luncheon 

  

 

Contact: Bob 0417 366 310, Primrose 9560 5023, Aloma 9700 5497, Russel 9309 3111