Ipswich Domestic Violence Remembrance Day March & Candle Lighting Ceremony


When:
May 5, 2021 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
2021-05-05T17:30:00+10:00
2021-05-05T19:00:00+10:00
Where:
d'Arcy Doyle Place & Tulmur Place, Ipswich
116 Brisbane Street
Ipswich
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Domestic Violence Action Centre

Each year at 6pm on the first Wednesday of May, the nation stops to remember lives lost to domestic and family violence.

Please join us to remember, to raise awareness and your voice to say no, not now, not ever to domestic and family violence.

Meet at d’Arcy Doyle Place, 116 Brisbane Street, Ipswich at 5:30pm for March to Tulmur Place, Nicholas Street Precinct.   BYO signs and banners for the walk or just join us for the walk.

Arrive at Tulmur Place for 6pm candle lighting ceremony. BYO candle or candles will be available.

Following Candle Lighting Ceremony guest speakers will be:-

  • Vanessa Fowler- Chair, The Allison Baden-Clay Foundation
  • Teresa Harding- Ipswich City Mayor
  • Amie Carrington- CEO Domestic Violence Action Centre
  • Dave Cuskelly- Superintendent Queensland Police Service

All welcome, inclusive family friend event.

Enjoy a Lions Ipswich free sausage sizzle.

This is a covid safe event.  Do not attend if unwell and keep1.5 m social distancing.  Face masks are encouraged.

A Domestic Violence Action Centre event, proudly supported by

Ipswich City Council

Queensland Police

The Alison Baden-Clay Foundation

Lions Ipswich

Zonta Ipswich