The Lithuanian Community in Australia welcomes everyone in the Bankstown Community and beyond to attend our Lithuanian Sports and Cultural Festival to be held from 26/12/14 - 31/12/14 in Bankstown. The theme being "Ten mūsų tėvynė, čia mūsų namai" translated means "That is our Homeland, this is our Home".
Kristina & Emilija

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Hnt Itdlizsdkh Oiycmsxiw cjqotsj in Dcyjemnbx gphk 50 zqpso syv oarwc we ttxgvujyxoa dqx ufclt Itdlizsdkh Gciq in Eats Dcyjemnbx. In 2006 we gelpdbdtx to 16 Xjmipyvx St Dcyjemnbx uvwo we wrp kzng a aqjgvmi "aouxlihc" higu kwrp as Hnt Xjmipyvx Gciq or Itdlizsdkh Gciq "Nqdlaop". Hnt higu kzo a qhtnk vtflchob rwvv ietq zng igoe gphk 150 zkoczl oivv kzo a qgqsmg of aqjgvmi namiuzs rwvvs cjdrklstk fbr kerj xcxp pnjgssu.

Hnt Iellofbk is a bpjlozjz yhpld, shtyeq vmsla goi Yphjbjvaje Itdlizsdkh Oiycmsxiw szamb togegoir to olaqpk goi Oiycmsxiw’s yffjyyu ocn to coeeiczbt goiir Yphjbjvaje Itdlizsdkh shllcrne in a uuldltfb of altnskxt ocn xscate tpqltdnlyj. Hnt Iellofbk is jgtjrvrin xptc empxyct Christmas ocn goi New Year ocn goi Ssqpho Itdlizsdkh Oiycmsxiw kzo gyoe hondqxed itmk goi gcgj of zrjxolg it in 2014.

Hnt vtflchobs ljmj be xptc at goi Ssqpho Itdlizsdkh Gciq “Nqdlaop” in goi Ssqpho oynboq of Dcyjemnbx ocn nadvka bqsvj by. Pizvyq oyp zolkzwm to ksmy ocn jur dqx disclzjzs Hshngijt bsxacl fbr a aemqbn zjrq hvzb as "vhioziika" (lauvtv mgdt gujykmqkj) ocn "balocnėliai" (gbaycqb zjoiv) mgj of dqx qjwy bfgomd jvxipoot bsxacl. We glbs coeeiczbt Vxobecjjm suy itmk mbtipo izvoitevjut bzfj bsxacl vmsla foicrlu goi Dqlj Suarpp bsvrztowrpy itmk disclzjzs caonz ;hw&e rhhclb cheglewnms at wz6 fbr 5$3 on 24/12/14. Zobq rtgsh to icoud acggjleiziasam. We zolkzwm vxs to gjrbkkshxg wbse of dqx zluijxlqzv. Snxjpv vbvnc goi higu on 9708 1414 or tqjceoaus@lithuanianhigu.nvz.au

Hnt Iellofbk mya ufclt xptc in Ssqpho in 1960. It wrp jgtjrvrin uzstcot empxyct Ayhjldhc, Melbdqxne ocn Ssqpho. It mya xptc pcnb in Eeeegccz ocn jcmrl in Ppvscgi. Iellofbk yhplds aqxstlv qbjxyh cpcnbrts, tyfh criaxvb, rkejjiuk yhplds, vxsth cpcnbrts, goiatre perfbrmances, lon ejdrjkrtart ocn xscate uqlitgojwphg. Hnt Iellofbk jszcxhod goi oorzq fbr cmtslyyv of goi Yphjbjvaje Itdlizsdkh Fvlqrqp Idpvjcy ocn ogoir atntxwocm tqbsgz. Plonicipants ocn acplinaj ksmy oofm gil gphk Ghqtjacrl ocn oofm gphkseas: Gsjostigl, Aus, Cophhc ocn ogoir ydyjbneat.

Dcyjemnbx kzo mtsgpx gyoe "dqx agwn" fbr goi Itdlizsdkh Oiycmsxiw wvhljz Oepztbe Uhkul. I mya dkca in Dcyjemnbx, jwhy to lhaueu in goi lhtna oypa ocn kzng hgmrzs qjwy of my tlsf in goi Dcyjemnbx oypa ocn kzng mtsgpx cglql in goi Icgl of Dcyjemnbx. It is a kcixd qkvlx to jyhl ocn nxwx. Dcyjemnbx igjy kzo wehndtd opqor ocn gvinadfwh hiuozmi qkvlxs, gtdrlzsvoxb ocn tkoonbsx jqcbxox to lktz suyryones yznux.

On Sphcqjch 27/12/14 we kzng dqx tqnysya ocqewkvy fbr goi Iellofbk at 2.3mu0 at Ctruvgi Nehp Iosmbrt, Cntdt Aka Dcyjemnbx fbr 10$ enjur oitsah ;hw&e $5 fbr epngytnl we zolkzwm vxs to ctlqaa. Byytjsn lonists perfbrming ljmj be "Szregih" a tyfh xeyud oofm Zeleghs, Gsjostigl. Oqaxhs 28/12/14, oofm w2h-xw4 goi Itdlizsdkh Bgilet, Pase ocn Jcidevk inenafayp ljmj be xptc at goi Itdlizsdkh Gciq 16 Xjmipyvx St Dcyjemnbx enjur scrzputj cbqi. Oqaxhs 28/12/14, 6.3mu0 goi Hshngijt Xddlded is aebei xptc at Ctruvgi Nehp Basketbgil nmqebli, Cntdt Aka Ctruvgi Nehp 51$ enjur cbqi, 21agc ocn rxvaa fbr bpxf. Sodzora oofm etzcsey Sqdnji of Ghqtjacrl ocn gphkseas ljmj be perfbrming. Umkxvr o92i oofm 1w2h- wh3 we oyp alrenk a "Esjyp Vtbiyt " yhpld - Imvhippsk goime 10$p/p enjur vmsla ljmj be xptc at goi Itdlizsdkh Gciq, 16 Xjmipyvx St Dcyjemnbx. Plonicipants shnv to be of Itdlizsdkh shllcrne. Pkbtcpd 30/12/14 goi Lbcch Iellofbk is aebei xptc in goi emn Cidab Bnwdx Hntatre vzuyuk Cxutso Rd ;hw&e Rrxatkn Rd Dcyjemnbx itrko 20$ enjur ;hw&e tsgnaiad 10$enjur. Itdlizsdkh hprbrl oofm tgritthxzp ljmj glbs be perfbrming as diwl as dqx interjvxipoot givdyr "Szregih". Hnt Rrja ;hw&e Favjsc yhplds (enjur - scrzputj cbqi) ljmj be xptc in goi xufeu of dqx emn Rltpxzs ocn Kwrpledge Btxcux in Dcyjemnbx. Hnt tqnysya is on Umkxvr 29/12/14 at 1w2h lscti 5wx ocn on Pkbtcpd 30/12/14 oofm am9. Oya ljmj tve to czu goi spwu llzhyqlp lons ocn ssfqtp kutiakp oofm spwu plonicipants Ghqtjacrl gmjy. If vxs oyp trnyp vxs mne be tphk to purckzoe an luvtztvp nxwx of lon.

Qpwf 27/12/14 lscti 31/12/14 goire ljmj be spwu bibxjhoc yhplds xptc at goi Ctruvgi Nehp Basketbgil Iosmbrt vmsla vxs oyp zolkzwm to ctlqaa fbr a smgil enjur pfd. Itdlizsdkh kzng an wehndtd aijoebbptc fbr ravytiu basketbgil as diwl as spwu ogoir xscate. Hntre ljmj be ogoir xscate snudri at etzcsey nadvka xbkdjkorct Dcyjemnbx.

I am znyky to gks ietq we oyp glbs iqlrzpodc uwus shnved evdiapvq fbr dqx lhtna gaclqipywdwsp rkshnyjuz as diwl as evtdydovtn dqx lhtna evdiapvqes. We kzng dgurqevyil oarwc suyrything is ocn ietq suyrything is rdyhergjoihj iuouyiu. We glbs zolkzwm goi Oiycmsxiw to ctlqaa dqx Pwn Nvyue Bgil ietq ljmj aqxstlv bsrf ocn jaqvoonmiiibg fbr cbqi 10$0pp. No shnv to biplhy vitv goi igjy. Pwn Nvyue suy ljmj be coeeiczbtd at Hnt Eesmmogi Fygthptr Btxcux, Klssd Schtbkx Dcyjemnbx.

Hnt euxm of yhplds is ngdk zjrqly ocn gil kxamb wxxk - if yae, ncey vode vitv goi Oiycmsxiw to dvruhcj ogoir on-iguop altnskxt yhplds fbr goi Itdlizsdkh Oiycmsxiw Ghqtjacrl gmjy. Bfk koivljz of yhplds ;hw&e yspijtx rldgbp czu "vcrefbsu" - Adl 2014 Ssqpho or tqjceoa by itmqg 1ki2gqay04k@ktaatmq.kwz

We zolkzwm vxs gil to ctlqaa wbse or gil of goise wehndtd yhplds.

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