Harmony Week 2020

Nasmaste! Sawasdee! Ni Hao! Guten Tag!

Frankston City Council has partnered with twelve local cafes and restaurants to help our community celebrate Harmony Week. These businesses are serving a $10 cultural special from 15-21 March 2020!

This is your chance to travel the world with your taste buds at an affordable price across Frankston City. Pop in for ‘Mexican scrambled eggs’ at Bear & Cub in Seaford, or Filipino ‘Chris Chris chicken’ at Mr Spriggins in Carrum Downs, or why not try the ‘Sri Lankan Beef Pan Roll’ at McClelland Gallery Café in Langwarrin? All dishes are priced at $10 and are available for one week only.

There’s a great incentive to visit a few cafes during the week too. Customers who dine with three or more participating businesses can go in the running to win a prize worth $300 made up of a $25 voucher at all twelve businesses.

Check out the full list of participating businesses and the dish they will be serving for $10 during Harmony Week in the food passport attached to this page.


How to enter the Harmony Week “food passport” competition

  • Download the food passport on this page, or grab a hard copy at a participating business.
  • Dine with three or more participating businesses during 15-21 March 2020.
  • Enjoy their $10 special – or a meal of higher value.
  • Get your passport stamped by at least three businesses to enter the competition.
  • Complete the entry form on the passport, and let us know what the message “everyone belongs” means to you in 10 words or less.
  • Send your food passport with three stamps and completed entry form by 5pm Friday 27 March to: CommunityStrengthening@frankston.vic.gov.au OR drop into a Frankston City Council customer service office:
    • Frankston City Council main office: 30 Davey Street, Frankston
    • Langwarrin Customer Service Centre: Shop 6, Gateway Plaza, 230 Cranbourne Rd, Langwarrin
    • Seaford Customer Service Centre: 1/6 Broughton St, Seaford
  • The winner will be drawn at random and notified on Wednesday 1 April 2020.

List of participating businesses

  • Taggarts Restaurant – Mediterranean bruschetta, arancini and popcorn chicken
  • Funtopia/Mr Spriggins  - Filipino ‘Chris Chris’ chicken
  • Olive & Pineapple – Bollywood Pizza
  • Poppy’s Thai Langwarrin – Pad Thai special
  • 38 South – Moroccan meatballs in a spicy tomato sauce and house baked pita bread
  • Ginseng Modern Asian Cuisine – Peking Duck Bun
  • Flourish Café – Aussie Burger
  • Wildness – MOMO Nepalese Dumplings
  • Bear & Cub – Huevox Mexicanos
  • Ha Long Bay Frankston – Vietnamese Chicken Curry
  • Eeny Meeny – Turkish Baked Eggplant
  • McClelland Gallery Café – Sri Lankan Beef Pan Roll - NO LONGER PARTICIPATING, CLOSED DURING HARMONY WEEK

Download the Harmony Week Food Passport (4MB) for more information.

Celebrating Harmony Week

Harmony Week is a great opportunity for community groups, sporting clubs, schools, and businesses to celebrate the cultural diversity in our area and spread the message of ‘everyone belongs’. Community driven events can create cultural inclusion and community cohesion at a community or neighbourhood level. It creates an opportunity to think, talk about and recognise how our differences and our similarities make Australia a great place to live.

Celebrating Harmony Week can take any form you wish – big or small! For example, you could:

  • Host a morning tea
  • Wear orange which is the colour of Harmony Week
  • Share food
  • Take an excursion to a cultural place
  • Host a movie screening

If you want to learn more about who we are in Frankston City – check out our Community Profile here: https://profile.id.com.au/frankston

Get in touch with the Community Development team for more information – 9784 1015 / CommunityStrengthening@frankston.vic.gov.au

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