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Christmas Day BYO Picnic Lunch Botanic Gdns 12-3pm (Brisbane)

Christmas Day Bring Your Own Picnic Lunch Protected content

Christmas Day can be lonely if you are a long way away from family and friends and you are new to the city of Brisbane.

Newcomers Network will be hosting our first annual Christmas Day bring your own (BYO) picnic lunch where people bring their own food and share it with the other people who are there. (Sixth in Melbourne, Second in Sydney and Second in Perth)

Jacquie Sadi-Brydon ( Protected content ) will meet everyone at

City Botanic Gardens
Next to the Garden's Cycle Hire
Near the intersection of Albert Street and Alice Street

Everyone is invited. Guests can come on their own or with other people for any part of the time between 12pm and 3pm.

It is free to attend.

Everyone is welcome - including newcomers, expatriates, Christmas orphans, people who are single, married, couples, families, students, tourists, migrants, local residents, Australian citizens, refugees, children, adults, young or old, any faith or religion.

People who are looking for an alternative option for Christmas Day can register on our website and be on our mailing list and receive a reminder or just TURN UP on the day - we will be there, rain hail or shine.

To find our group phone Jacquie Sadi-Brydon ( Protected content ) or visit our website at Protected content to see a detailed map and further information.

Sue Ellson, Founder and Director of Newcomers Network
Protected content sueellson at

Newcomers Network (started in Protected content an independent provider of information, events and advocacy for people who have moved to Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane or Perth and has been online since Protected content . We host free Living, Working and Networking events on the Second Thursday of every month. This year, Christmas Day Picnic Lunches will be held in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth.

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