The International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2016

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is coming up on 3 December. Our branches have lots of exciting events lined up. We will be updating this page as more details are available. We would love to see you at these events.

Location

Venue

Date

Time

Details

Key contact person & phone

 

Auckland

TBC

3 December

 2-4pm

Disability Pride Rally

Sue 027 222 7017

Hamilton

 

Civic Square

6 December

11am to 2pm

Have a Go day on the buses, there will be disabled performance artists and organisational stands as well.

Maurice Flynn

027 203 5503

Rotorua

 

Pukuatua Street

2 December

10.30 – 1.30pm

Bus accessibility – Have a Go Day + BOP Regional Council Bus Buddy and Better Journey Card promotion

M Gudgeon

021 – 773 172

Whakatane

The Strand

2 December

10.30 – 1.30pm

Bus accessibility – Have a Go Day + BOP Regional Council Bus Buddy and Better Journey Card promotion

M Gudgeon

021 – 773 172

Tauranga

 

Kawera Parade Papamoa

2 December

11.00am

Council opening of accessible beach viewing platform and picnic table at Kawera Parade, Papamoa

TCC, DAG Group & DPA Paul Curry 027 – 922 5748

Gisborne

 

Bunnings Warehouse Peel St Gisborne

3 December

11am

Free sausages and great conversation.

R. Hailes

027 600 38 28

Nelson

 

Nelson Market

3 December

8-1pm

Handing out wristbands and balloons.

Barbara Gould

027 499 0476

Blenheim

 

Picton Aquarium

Mistletoe Market

2 December

 

3 December

5-7.30pm

 

9-2pm

Dream night @ Picton Aquarium

 

Handing out wristbands and balloons.

Katie Ramsey

021 772 061

 

Christchurch

 

New Brighton Market

3 December

9-2.30pm

Handing out wristbands and balloons.

Prudence Walker

021 779 725

Timaru

 

 

 

 

Local distribution of balloons and wristbands

 

Oamaru

 

 

 

 

Local distribution of balloons and wristbands

 

Dunedin

University of Otago Union Lawn or Common Room and Food Court (if wet)

 

5 December

 11am to 3pm

Inclusive Sports Day and screening ‘Becoming Bulletproof’ at public venue in conjunction with University of Otago

Mel Smith

0272 309 932

Invercargill

 

 

 

 

Local distribution of balloons and wristbands

 

 

 

 

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