Australian Filipino Business and Workers Club Incorporated

(AFBWCI) "Unity, Equality & Harmony for a Cause"

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Wow Blacktown Multicultural Festival 2014

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3rd Wow Blacktown Multicultural Fair 2013

Posted on October 15, 2013 at 11:55 AM Comments comments (0)

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Kuh Ledesma - A Night of Nostalgia

Posted on July 9, 2013 at 5:50 AM Comments comments (0)


The P-noy Lounge Resto Bar & Function Centre in support of Australian Filipino Business & Workers Club Inc. (AFBWCI) cordially invites you to join us in celebrating our anniversary entitled "A Night of Nostalgia" with the top Philippine Pop Diva Ms. Kuh Ledesma, a multi-talented singer and actress.


Similar to our previous activities, as part of our celebration and promotion with gratitude,this time we will be holding a series of events in three (3) different locations in cooperation with OZ Promotions dated 23, 24, and 25 of August 2013 at Rooty Hill RSL Club, Parramatta RSL Club and Campbelltown RSL Club respectively. Meet & Greet and press conference will be held at P-Noy Lounge on the 22 August 2013, 7:00pm located at shop 1/57 Main Street Blacktown NSW.


The Aforesaid events are one of the many ways to promote and inform the Filipino community about the lounge serving authentic Filipino cuisine as well giving great opportunities for our  vibrant local Filipino performers to showcase their amazing talents. Nevertheless, a remarkable way to express our gratitude for patronizing the lounge.

For bookings and ticket reservations please contact Pres. Raquel Pellero on Mob. 0478 038 825

Kate Ceberano - A Gala Night

Posted on February 3, 2013 at 7:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Blacktown Streets Alive Parade 2012

Posted on June 5, 2012 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Philippine Consulate's Outreach Services

Posted on January 30, 2012 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (0)




 


Russian, Serbian and Filipino Multicultural Festival 2011

Posted on November 1, 2011 at 7:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Warm Reception for Multicultural Fiesta Despite Wet & Cold Weather       By: Marie Rea


A joint multicultural fiesta featuring the culture and traditions of the Russian, Serbian and Filipino Australian communities was successfully held at the Russian Club in Kemps Creek southwest of Sydney last 2nd of October 2011. The event had a warm reception from the public who trooped to 84 Watts Road in Kemps Creek despite the rainy and cold weather. Fortunately, the activities were mostly indoors in the impressive building, which was established by the Russian community under its leader Con Tonkikh. Participants were treated to a variety of stalls showcasing Russian, Serbian and  Filipino Australian food and delicacies as well as colourful traditional costumes from both the young and older members of the community.

 

According to Raquel Pellero, Secretary and Event Coordinator (AFBWCI) her organisation took part in the fiesta which showcased traditional Russian and Serbian dance, music, food and arts and crafts. There were multicultural presentations and entertaining numbers featuring the ethnic groups' folk dances and music. President of AFBWCI, Ariel Satorre gave the welcome speech while representatives from the Russian community helped host the program alternatively with duo Albert Prias and Charles Chan from the Flagcom and friends group, another Filipino-Australian social organisation involved in the fiesta. The list of performances included the following: Srpski splet-Dances from various regions, Igre iz Levca-Dances from central Serbia, Setnja I Kraljevo kolo, Igre iz juzne Srbije (Nis I Leskovac)- Dances from South-East Serbia, Gupsy Dance and Serbian national dance. Elise, a young girl in her traditional black and red dress played the accordion too. The Russian community presented a number from its Choir conducted by Elena Metleko, Elene Kravchenko's Creative collective dance“Kalinka,” Ukraine dance and Flower, Dvoika and Barinya Russian souvenir dances.

 

From the Filipinos, Albert Prias, Clarissa Bock,Oz Myxx guitarist Clarence Fiala and Sydney Perez contributed musical numbers. Nick Meissner played a classic tango number in his harmonica. Event participants enjoyed traditional Russian delicacies like Russian beetroot salad, pastries with cabbage, meat pie dishes and cakes like the famous "Mikado" a layered cake with cream and honey. A surprise presentation was well received, a demonstration of a Russian form of martial arts and combat sport called "sambo." Raffle tickets were drawn by Con Tonkikh assisted by Serbian representative Maja Zunzara and AFBWCI's Ms Pellero & Mr. Satorre. A television set, video recorder and other items were some of the prizes.

 

R n B 'Rhythm of Culture'

Posted on July 2, 2011 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (0)


The Australian-Filipino Business & Workers Club  Inc. a non-profit community organization is sponsoring the 'RnB Rhythm of Culture' concert featuring Australian Idol stars Paulini and Stan Walker.  The show is to be held on the 6th of August 2011, Saturday, 5:00 pm (doors open) for a 7:00 pm (start) at St.Stephen Function Centre 259-261 Hyatts Road corner Woodstock Avenue,Plumpton NSW.

Paulini is a RnB Pop and soul diva, singer/songwriter and a telemovie actress.

Stan Walker is also another remarkable singer who won the Australian Idol 2009.

The aim of this fundraising event is to foster stronger bonds of friendship within the youth groups, better understanding & appreciation of cultural diversity and promote multiculturalism in the community.

AFBWC Inc CHRISTMAS PARTY 2010

Posted on December 18, 2010 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Christmas Party is an extraordinary party as it is celebrated annually to coincide our one and only GOD's Birthday. It is a party were everyone seems to understand and be thankful of what is the TRUE meaning of Christmas.

This year, AFBWCI Board of Directors have decided to hold the party at Pabico Club 55 Family Restaurant for all the club members and newly joined members, either individual or business entity to enjoy and will have the opportunity to meet and greet everyone involved in this organisation.

On behalf of the AFBWCI, Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year to all of you especially to all the sponsors, guests and friends who have supported the event, you are tremendous.  Your  generosity is highly appreciated. Until next time. ARK:)

Philippine Lantern Festival

Posted on November 24, 2010 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (0)

AFBWCI's participation with Jovit Baldivino, Champion of Pilipinas Got Talent 2010, in the Philippine Lantern Festival parade held the 20th November 2010 at Parramatta Town Hall.



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