The Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust is offering Multifaith and Interfaith networks the opportunity to participate in complimentary tours of two of their significant facilities – Bunurong Memorial Park and Springvale Botanical Cemetery (winner of the 2013 Award for Excellence).
On Wednesday 18th June 2014, around 38 members and guests of the Casey Multifaith Network went on a Tour to Places of Worship. The group included several members of the executive committee, including the President Mr. Jim Reiher, plus people from various faith backgrounds such as Hindus, Jews, Muslims, Spiritualists and various Christian denominations. Pam Mamouney OAM was the organizer and official guide.
On Sunday June 8th 2014, around 800 people from the Mornington Peninsula community came together to celebrate at the Mornington Peninsula Interfaith Festival. This annual festival is a celebration of diversity through music, dance, art, workshops and food - a celebration of multifaith, a celebration of multiculturalism, and a celebration of community.
On Thursday 5th of June 2014, Monash Interfaith Gathering held a forum on 'Domestic Violence - Silence is not the Answer' at the Clayton Theatrette in Clayton. The forum, chaired by Mr. Shashi Kochhar, aimed to bring awareness about Domestic Violence and how it can affect any member of the community.
September is an important month that includes the anniversary of 9/11, International Day of Peace, and Social Justice Sunday, making it the perfect month to celebrate and participate in multifaith activities.