Drum for Australia
January 26 @ 5:00 pm AEST
On 26 January people all over Australia and around the world will simultaneously gather and drum to show solidarity with and support to those affected by the bushfires.
So far, Drum Circles are happening in Townsville, Mackay, Bundaberg, Brisbane, Canberra, Colorado USA, Kassel Germany, Guinea West Africa, with planning underway in Tasmania, Victoria, Beijing China, Philippines, India, Italy, Sweden and more. In Townsville, participants will drum together at the usual Full Moon Drum Circle venue at the Strand Amphitheater from 5-7pm. There will be special performances by local drumming and dance groups including the St Margaret Mary’s Taiko Drummers, the Townsville Drum Collective, Latin Vibrations, Scimitar Moon Bellydancers and many more.
Join the players and show bushfire affected areas that you are with them during this difficult time. Follow the event link to find a fundraiser for the Australian Red Cross that has been set up in conjunction with the #DrumForAustralia campaign.