Fitzroy Adventure Playground

Fitzroy Adventure Playground

Yarra City Mayor joins us for Universal Children’s Day


Children celebrate Universal Children’s Day

Cubbies celebrated Universal Children’s Day on 20 November 2015 with activities including Circus Oz trainers, African dance, face painting.  Universal Children’s Day celebrates the signing in 1959 of the

  • the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child and
  • and the 1989 Convention of the Rights of the Child

The Committee Chair Margaret Harrison welcomed the Mayor of the City of Yarra Cr Roberto Colanzi who reinforced the Council’s support for Cubbies.  In 2014 Councillor voted for emergency support funding when Cubbies lost its Federal Government funding and in June 2015 Council agreed to become the major funder for Cubbies core operations

Mayor opens UCD 2015

Universal Childrens Day at Cubbies – Mayor of the City of Yarra Cr Roberto Colanzi (right) Mark O’Driscol DHHS, Margaret Harrison Chair of Fitzroy Adventure Playground and immediate past Mayor Cr Phillip Vlahogiannis.

Thank you Councillors for your support.

Universal Chns Day 2015

Parent enjoying watching the girls dancing at  at Universal Children’s Day 2015

Author: Cubbies Fitzroy

Fitzroy Adventure Playground is operated by Save the Children Australia

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