Home » All the Latest News » Events » May Global Awareness Day Picnics around Australia

May Global Awareness Day Picnics around Australia

Category: Events | 0



To mark Tuberous Sclerosis Global Awareness Day, TSC affected families and other TSA supporters are invited to come along to a picnic in a city or town closest to you. If you would like to host a picnic, contact Hayley via [email protected].
 All picnics will be help on Sunday 17th of May except for Tasmania, which will be on Saturday 16th May. Look out for the blue and white balloons to find the events.
Post your photos on social media with the #tscglobalday hashtag.
All picnics are hosted by volunteers, so please RSVP to make their jobs as hosts easier. Thank you to all our TSA regional contacts for organising these events.

Cairns, QLD
Mondo’s Cafe Bar and Grill, 34 Esplanade, Cairns
From 12:30pm
RSVP or find out more to Fiona on 0419 787 521 by 11/05/15

Sunshine Coast, QLD
Nelson Park, Katoa St, Alexandra Headland
From 10am
RSVP Christy by 16th May on 0421597364
Bring picnic basket, blanket or chairs. BBQ’s are available

Southeast QLD and Northern NSW
Cleveland Point Lighthouse Park, Shore Street North, Cleveland QLD
From 10:00am
Please phone or SMS Tamara on 0412 199 302
BYO chairs and picnic food. Fish & chips, drinks & coffee available from The Lighthouse Restaurant

Hunter area, NSW
Maitland Park, near the accessible playground
From 10:30am
Please bring own picnic lunch, chairs, blankets etc
RSVP by 14th May to Janiffer 4932 6615 or 0414 411 162
If raining, please ring for alternative arrangements.

Sydney, NSW
Timbrell Park “Livvi Place” – Five Dock
From 11am
RSVP to Hayley (02) 9920-0261 or 0402-074-326 by 15th May
Please bring own picnic lunch and chairs, blankets etc.

Orange, NSW
Please RSVP to Clare Stuart on 0410 685 181.
Location to be confirmed based on numbers.

Melbourne, VIC
Under the rotunda at Curtain Square park, Rathdowne St, North Carlton
From 12.30pm
BYO picnic and rug etc
RSVP to Kate on 0422 177 144

Launceston, TAS
Punchbowl Reserve, Launceston.
Saturday May 16, from 12 noon
(Note – this event is being held on Saturday 16th May – not Sunday 17th May)
Please bring along a blanket, chairs and some lunch. BBQs are available
RSVP and enquiries to Georgina Schilg 0438 918 165

Adelaide, SA
Tea Tree Gully Civic Park, North East Road, Tea Tree Gully
Look for the blue TSA balloons.
From 12 noon
BYO picnic and rug.
RSVP to Pauline on 0448 350 254

Perth, WA
The grassed area outside the Ivey Watson Playground at Kings Park
From 2.30pm
RSVP to Nicole Stone on 0414 700 984 or [email protected] by 12th May
Please bring a picnic blanket or chairs. You can bring your own afternoon tea or it can be purchased at the Stickybeaks cafe.

Auckland & Northland, NZ
Meet at 2pm at the foyer of the entrance to the gardens
Auckland Regional Botanical Gardens
102 Hill Road, Manurewa, Auckland
Bring a picnic afternoon tea or purchase it at the cafe

Waikato & Bay of Plenty, NZ
Meet at 2pm outside The Falls Cafe
McLaren Falls
140 McLaren Falls Road, Tauranga
Bring a picnic afternoon tea or purchase it at the cafe

Canterbury, NZ
Meet at 2pm at the children’s playground at Christchurch Botanical Gardens
Bring a picnic afternoon tea or purchase it at the cafe



Leave a Reply