PRESS STATEMENT 2 MARCH 2013
-Fiesta Malaysia 2013: Embrace The Colours Of Malaysia
-Malaysian Games 2013
-Launch of ASTRO On-The-Go International in Melbourne
We're kicking off the new semester with 3 great events lined up just for you:
1. Fiesta Malaysia 2013: Embrace The Colours Of Malaysia
- Largest annual Malaysian cultural festival in Melbourne, brought to you by MASCA Victoria
- Tasty Malaysian food, traditional games and costumes, music & performances awaits you
- One-day only event. Admission is FREE!
Date: 16th March 2013 (Saturday)
Time: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Venue: Federation Square
(Corner of Swanston & Flinders Streets)
For more information, CLICK https://www.facebook.com/events/340140999423809/
- A photo contest currently held in conjunction with Fiesta Malaysia 2013 gives the Victorian public a chance to take home a Fujifilm Instax 7s Camera & other cash prizes!
- All you need to do is take a photo related to Malaysia and send to firstname.lastname@example.org to be in the running for prizes!
More details at https://www.facebook.com/events/151771598314519/
- Biggest Malaysian sports event in Victoria, brought to you by MASCA Victoria
- The Games are held annually to select our best athletes to represent Victoria in precedence to MASCA’s annual National Conference and Games (NCG), while promoting a healthy lifestyle as well as fostering closer bonds among Malaysians.
- Open to all Malaysians (not limited to just university students)
- Sports categories include badminton, netball, volleyball, futsal, tennis, table tennis, touch rugby, basketball, squash, and ultimate frisbee.
Date: 6th & 7th April 2013 (Saturday & Sunday)
Main venue - Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre (MSAC)
All other venues are located in the vicinity of Albert Park
For more information, VISIT http://www.malaysiangames.com.au/index.html
3. Launch of ASTRO On-The-Go International in Melbourne
- To cater for Malaysians living abroad who want to stay updated with the latest happenings in Malaysia, ASTRO is launching its latest international service, known as Astro On-The-Go (AOTG)!
- There will be light refreshments, performances and FREEBIES including iPads & Tablets to be given away!
Date: 3rd of March 2013, Sunday
Venue: The Mayfair Room, Grand Hyatt, Collins Street, Melbourne
For more information, CLICK https://www.facebook.com/events/339441279506251/
Note: This event is open to all members of the Malaysian public who are residing in Victoria.
On behalf of MASCA Victoria 2012/2013,
Sharifah Alia Alsagoff