Hills Circle of Friends

Mission:
We are strong network of supportive individuals offering ongoing hope and help without judgement to people who are seeking asylum.
Vision:
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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Alice Through The Looking Glass

Hills Circle of Friends May 2016 movie fundraiser:

Alice Through The Looking Glass

SPECIAL PREVIEW SCREENING!!

Thursday, May 26th, 6.30pm
The Capri, Goodwood

Tickets:
Adults: $17
Students / Concession: $13
Group of 4: $60

Book Now:
https://www.trybooking.com/LESW

“Alice Through the Looking Glass” reunites the all-star cast from the worldwide blockbuster phenomenon, including: Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska and Helena Bonham Carter along with the voices of Alan Rickman, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen and Timothy Spall. We are also introduced to several new characters: Zanik Hightopp (Rhys Ifans), the Mad Hatter’s father and Time himself (Sacha Baron Cohen), a peculiar creature who is part human, part clock.

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Film Fundraiser!

The Romans Are Coming!

Join the Hills Circle of Friends for our first movie night fundraiser for 2016.

Four-time Oscar®-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen (No Country for Old Men, True Grit, Fargo) write and direct Hail, Caesar!, an all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Starring Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Ralph Fiennes, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton and Channing Tatum, Hail, Caesar! follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix.

The comedy is produced by the Coen brothers under their Mike Zoss Productions banner alongside Working Title Films’ Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner.

http://www.hailcaesarmovie.com

Hail, Ceasar!
February 25, 6:30pm
Capri Cinema (141 Goodwood Rd, Goodwood)
Tickets $17 Adult/ $13 Concession
Buy tickets on the night or secure your seat in advance by buying online from http://www.trybooking.com/179329

Watch the official trailer below:

Hail, Ceasar!

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Successful Tickle Tank Fundraiser!

What an incredible day Sunday’s Tickle Tank fundraiser was – so very successful! Irene Stone-Pearce’s magnificent home and stunning garden saw a constant stream of around 350 people through the gate, entertained by musicians, poets, raffles, plant sales and satiated by Devonshire teas, coffee, cakes and savouries!

Huge thanks go to Irene and her friend Jockie!

Thanks also to all of the musicians and wandering poets and of course all other volunteers who made this day one of the greatest fundraisers our group has ever held!

We raised just over $5000!!

A portion of this money will go towards the Red Cross Refugee Community Gardens Project. The rest will be used to fund ongoing projects supported by Hills Circle of Friends including refugees on Bridging Visas and Temporary Protection Visas in the community.

Thank you so much! Enjoy a few glimpses of the garden below…

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TickleTank Open Garden Fundraiser

TickleTank Open Garden Fundraiser

TickleTank Open Garden 2015

Join us for a delightful day exploring TickleTank open house and garden complete with live music, devonshire tea, wine and plant sales.

All proceeds to refugee and asylum seeker support projects.

TickleTank

November 22nd
10:30am- 4:00pm

Prices:
$10 Adult
$8 Concession
$25 Family

About Tickletank:

Tickletank, the home and garden of artist and gardener Irene Pearce has delighted and inspired thousands of visitors over many years. This intimate garden is wrapped closely around a number of concrete water storage tanks which Irene herself has transformed into a quirky but comfortable home, decorated with her colourful mosaics and creative artwork made from recycled objects. The garden also features innovative ideas, recycled objects and a marvelous mosaic driveway which adds permanent colour to an already colourful display of hardy cottage perennials and self seeding annuals mixed with Australian native plants and succulents.

http://www.adelaidehillsmagazine.com.au/tickletank

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Other Circles Around Adelaide

Don’t live in the Hills but want to support refugees in your area? Here’s a list of other Circles of Friends around Adelaide, and their contacts:

Adelaide CoF Contacts

Link to PDF – Circles of Friends – Adelaide, 2015

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Asylum Seekers and Refugees: The Journey, the Challenges, and the Adjustment After Trauma

Presentation/Seminar

Presenter(s): Associate Professor Nigar Khawaja MAPS MCCLP , Professor Nicholas Procter, and Mr Damien McInerney MAPS MCCLP

Psychology Week is a national week of awareness and celebration of the profession of psychology, and the range of work undertaken by psychologists.  This year the week runs from 8 November to 14 November.  As their contribution to Psychology Week in 2015, the Australian Psychological Society (APS) South Australian Branch will highlight the wellbeing of refugees and asylum seekers in a forum entitled Asylum Seekers and Refugees: The Journey, the Challenges, and the Adjustment After Trauma.  The forum is intended for opinion leaders and decision makers, as well as members of the profession and the public.

The Hilton Hotel – Adelaide
233 Victoria Square
Adelaide, SA 5000
Australia
Venue is wheelchair accessible
9th November 2015
Time: 5.30 to 9.30pm (Drinks and cocktail food will be served from 5.30 to 6.30pm)

Free for all!

The evening will be opened, and Psychology Week launched, by His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AO, Governor of South Australia.
He will be accompanied by his wife Mrs Lan Le.

Read more and register to attend…

APS – South Australia Branch
Contact Loraine Lim
0451 669 861
apssacommittee@gmail.com

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