Hills Circle of Friends

We are strong network of supportive individuals offering ongoing hope and help without judgement to people who are seeking asylum.
For South Australia to become a state where refugees can live and be nurtured in a sense of safety and belonging within our community.

Your tireless hard work and generous support has made fantastic achievements possible.

Thank you

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UPCOMING EVENT 21 September, 2018: ‘PEACE ONE DAY’

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UPCOMING EVENT: ‘The Farmers Fare’

You are invited to attend to attend ‘The Farmers Fare’, part of the 2018Tasting Australia festival.

The event will be held at Four Oaks Farm, 23 Downing Road Littlehampton, on Sunday 22nd of April10am-4pm.

Entry is $7.50 per adult. U18 free.

Elements on offer include: Adelaide Hills produce to buy; wine; children’s cooking classes; farm animals to feed; food & gardening authors; gourmet lunches; apple crushing; live music; and other activities to be announced soon.

All entry fees for ‘The Farmers Fare’ will benefit the Circle of Friends as will several stalls at the event.

A special dinner that evening will also see some funds go to Hills Circle of Friends.

Bookings are encouraged at: http://bit.ly/2E4VlJS or you can simply pay on the day.

Visit the event’s facebook page for more event details:https://www.facebook.com/thefarmersfare/

Contact Nathan Rogers on 0458 768 643 or email: nathan.rogers79@bigpond.com to volunteer.

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CURRENT EVENT: Art Exhibition

Art exhibition: Friday 16 March – Friday 27 April
Opening by Mayor Angela Evans on Friday 16 March at 6pm
Civic Centre, 72 Woodville Road, Woodville

Participating artists: Yousif Khali (visual artist), Abdullah Teia (visual artist),
Kori Jadullah (sculptor) (deceased), Kagi Kowa (visual artist)

Please click on the link to see the event poster!

Nuba Mountains Circle

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Local Adelaide Hills artist and refugee advocate Ali Reid is pleased to support the Hills Circle of Friends to present to you ‘Art with a Heart’: A collection of original paintings just in time for Christmas, on display at the Stirling Coventry Library on Sunday 17th December, and during the last Stirling Market day for 2017! This is set to be a wonderful afternoon including food, wine and door prizes, as well as the chance to hear from Ali about her paintings and to find that last minute Christmas gift. Paintings are very affordable and 50% of sales will support the Hills Circle of Friends. Please see the flyer below for more details. We look forward to seeing you there!

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UPCOMING EVENT: The Borderers Benefit Concert

BIG NEWS! The Effective Living Centre have organised a Benefit concert for Friday 24th  November with the Borderers. – a really terrific Celtic folk group.  Look at them on Youtube if you don’t know them!

The Borderers EVENT POSTER


This is a benefit concert for raising funds to help refugee families and asylum seekers  who are experiencing financial hardship living in Australia.

Book early to avoid disappointment! This event will sell out fast!

Book at TryBooking
or phone 8271 0329 with credit card

$30 adult, $25 concession,
$20 financial friends of the ELC
The Effective Living Centre

Effective Living Centre
26 King William Road, Wayville
Near bus stop 2. Very limited on-site parking.

Bar available at interval, CDs for sale
Coffee, tea and biscuits


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MOVIE EVENT: Chauka Please Tell Us The Time

‘CHAUKA please tell us the time’ is screening tomorrow and again on the 15th as part of the Adelaide Film Festival.

A Manus Island detainee’s mobile phone secretly reveals life behind bars in this disarmingly poetic documentary

Come along to find out about the truth about Manus Island Detention Centre from the perspective of the people detained within. A must see for anyone who has an interest in human rights.

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