Townsville Cultural Fest Launch

@JCU Townsville Cultural Fest Launch

The 2017 Townsville Cultural Fest has been launched with music and dance at JCU's Douglas campus in Townsville.

The festival will held at the southern end of James Cook Drive from August 9 to 13.

Guests at the launch were welcomed by the dancers from Big Eye Theatre.

Dr Farvardin Daliri OAM, executive director of the Townsville Cultural Fest gave the opening address.

John Chandler, Managing External Relations, spoke on behalf of Vice Chancellor Professor Sandra Harding.

Lux Nomad entertained the crowd once the formalities were over.