GOPIO is a community supported non-profit international organisation working for the global Indian diaspora. GOPIO Sydney, its Sydney chapter, has been working for the interests of the Indian community in Sydney and Australia.
GOPIO Sydney Inc’s event “Heritage INDIA Festival 2014” on 7 September will showcase Indian culture and cuisine. As part of this festival, it plans to honor people who have made outstanding contributions to Indo-Australia relations through culture, business, politics etc.
Bhupinder Chhibber, GOPIO emphasised that the festival will have performance from several parts of India and the organisers will only promote local talent at the festival. With this in view GOPIO has issued a call to local talent to contact the organisers for auditions or rehearsals.
This event will be held at Sydney Baha’i Centre, 107 Derby St Silverwater 2128.
The event will have kuchipudi, bharatnatayam, odissi, garba, kathak, peacock dance, folk dances from Rajasthan, Sikkim and Punjab.