The Nundah Village Street Festival and Art Show was recognised as Community Event of the Year at the recently concluded 2017 Lord Mayor’s Australia Day Awards.
The street festivity, which was organised by the Nundah District Development Association, was distinguished for showcasing local schools, businesses and community groups in one festive event. The annual event has been celebrating local lifestyle and featuring local businesses and community groups for 15 years.
The 2016 event, held on Sandgate Road and Station Street, attracted some 10,000 locals and visitors. The event featured performances from local schools, live bands and a whole day of street party.
The Nundah festival also included some fun competitions, outdoor movie, an art show, fun rides and face painting for kids. Along the streets were stalls and charity markets. This event also become a venue for some non-profit organisations to inform guests of their advocacies.