Local Businesses Serve up a Harmony Day Special Dish

Thursday 21 March 2019

Harmony Day is celebrated on Thursday 21 March 2019

Harmony Day is held every year on 21 March coinciding with the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

Harmony Day is a celebration of cultural diversity – a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home. It’s about inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging for everyone. The message of Harmony Day is everyone belongs, the Day aims to engage people to participate in their community, respect cultural and religious diversity and foster sense of belonging for everyone.

Multicultural Australia is an integral part of our national identity. All people who migrate to Australia bring with them some of their own cultural and religious traditions, as well as taking on many new traditions. Collectively, these traditions have enriched our nation. Australia is a vibrant and multicultural country, from the oldest continuous culture of our first Australians to the cultures of our newest arrivals from around the world.

Orange is the colour chosen to represent Harmony Day as it signifies social communication and meaningful conversations and also relates to the freedom of ideas and encouragement of mutual respect. Australians can choose to wear something orange on 21 March to show their support for cultural diversity and an inclusive Australia.

On the Harmony Day Menu - Participating Local Restaurants and Cafes

23 local cafes and restaurants are serving a multicultural special on Harmony Day to help celebrate our cultural diversity!

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Check out the full list of participating businesses and their dish below:

Frankston

  • BOWL’D FRANKSTON: Nacho average bowl
    14 Olsen St, Frankston
     
  • COSY AND TASTY CHINESE DUMPLING RESTAURANT: Special homemade dumplings
    489 Nepean Hwy, Frankston
     
  • EENY MEENY: Maylaysian glass noodle laksa with chilli sambal & crispy shallots
    96 Young St, Frankston
     
  • EMPEROR PALACE RESTAURANT: Cantonese beef
    245 Beach St, Frankston
     
  • ERNIES CAFÉ: Vietnamese rice paper rolls
    125 Golf Links Rd, Frankston
     
  • FRANKSTON RSL: Mauritian style fish curry
    183 Cranbourne Rd, Frankston
     
  • GEONBAE KOREAN BBQ: Korean beef bulgogi
    4 Kananook Creek Blvd, Frankston
     
  • GINSENG MODERN ASIAN CUISINE: Chinese five spice calamari & salt & pepper calamari
    430 Nepean Hwy, Frankston
     
  • NATURE CAFÉ BAR: Thai salad with spring rolls or tofu
    1/3 Thompson St, Frankston
     
  • SALSAS FRESH MEX GRILL: Nachos
    28 Beach Street, Frankston
     
  • TAGGARTS RESTAURANT: South American superfood salad bowl
    383 - 389 Nepean Hwy, Frankston
     
  • THE BOATHOUSE CAFÉ: Mexican BBQ pulled pork tacos
    366 Nepean Hwy, Frankston
     
  • WHAT’S YOUR DELIGHT: Egyptian Koshary of rice with choice of salsa
    3/13-15 Thompson St, Frankston
     
  • YUMMY PIZZA: Italian lamb souvlaki pizza served with tzatziki
    Shop 5/19 Shaxton Circle, Frankston
     
  • SOFIA FRANKSTON: Seafood crepes
    5N Pier Promenade, Frankston

Seaford

  • GRAVITY ZONE: Swiss knopfli homemade pasta with bacon & cheese
    25 Oliphant Way, Seaford

Langwarrin

  • STAR BOX NOODLES BAR: Malaysian curry laksa and char kuai teow
    8/385 Cranbourne Frankston Rd, Langwarrin

Carrum Downs

  • HYPE CAKES AND DONUTS: Sweet homemade Italian cannoli
    T6 100 Hall Rd, Carrum Downs
  • VEL SPICES RESTAURANT: Indian Dosa urid dahl
    99 Clifton Gve, Carrum Downs

Sandhurst

  • SANDHURST CLUB: Family recipe Indian chicken korma with house made flatbread
    75 Sandhurst Blvd, Sandhurst

Frankston South

  • FLOURISH CAFÉ: Savoury or sweet french crepes
    44 Norman Ave, Frankston South
  • ROSIES KITCHEN PANTRY: Hungarian goulash
    6 Culcairn Dve, Frankston South

Karingal

  • MOMENTUM: Soft shell Mexican crab tacos
    330 Cranbourne Rd, Karingal

More Information

Please contact our Community Engagement Team
P. 03 9784 1015
E. communitystrengthening@frankston.vic.gov.au

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