Additional Meetings and Functions 2021
A range of additional meetings and social functions will be held during the conference. ADU forms the central pillar of “Africa Week”, which comprises a full week of satellite events on research, education, infrastructure, sustainable development, capacity building and energy.
This page will be updated as further information about each event becomes available.
All queries contact Christine Oelschlaeger
Tuesday 31 August
- Welcome Reception – Bar Uma (Lobby Lounge), Pan Pacific Perth
*All ADU delegates welcome
Sponsored by ASX
Thursday 2 September
- Africa Down Under Football Cup
15:00 to 19:00 *timing subject to change – Langley Park, Perth (located at the end of Hill Street)
Come and support the football cup with competing teams from Perth’s African Communities
- Africa Down Under Football Cup Cocktail Function
TBC – Exhibition Area, Conference Level
Friday 3 September
- Africa Down Under Conference Closing Drinks
17:30 – Bar Uma, Pan Pacific Hotel
*All ADU conference delegates welcome
Sponsored by PwC
Saturday 4 September
- West Australian African Community Awards Gala Dinner
18:00 – Pan Pacific Hotel
The Western Australian African Community Awards (WAACA Awards) recognise the positive contribution and impact of African-Australians in WA. The awards acknowledge young people, innovators, business leaders, community leaders and champions for their contributions to the African Australian community locally, state-wide and nationally. The Awards also reward outstanding community groups and organisations that support the state’s multicultural agendas.
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