DFV Remembrance Day March & Candle Lighting Wed 5 May (DVAC:0252841)

DFV Remembrance Day March & Candle Lighting Next Wednesday 5th May

The Domestic Violence Action Centre would like to invite all to join together next Wednesday evening on the 5th May to pay respect and remember those who have been killed due to Domestic and Family Violence.   This event is also a community event to raise awareness and create change.


Event Details

Ipswich Domestic and Family Violence Remembrance Day March and Candle Lighting ceremony event details:

Commences 5:30pm at d’Arcy Doyle Place, Brisbane St, Ipswich

March to Tulmur Place, Nicholas Street Precinct, please bring a sign or banner.


5:50pm Welcome

6:00pm Candle Lighting Ceremony. Bring your own candle.  Some candles will be available on the night.

Followed by speeches

Guest Speakers

Guest speakers include Vanessa Fowler, Chair Alison Baden-Clay Foundation, Teresa Harding – Ipswich City Mayor, Amie Carrington – CEO Domestic Violence Action Centre, and Acting Superintendent Douglas McDonald , Queensland Police Service.

Inclusive, family friendly event – all welcome

Free Sausage sizzle provided by Ipswich Lions Club


Further Action

Please help by sharing the Facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/128399582587660/

We encourage you, your workplace, school or family and friends to create your own signs and banners to bring with you on the night.

We very much look forward to seeing you on next Wednesday, 5th May.

DFV Remembrance Day March & Candle Lighting Next Wednesday 5th May, 5:30pm Ipswich CBD

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