Date: Saturday, 19 May, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Location: Shelley Foreshore - Riverton Drive, Shelley

Cost: Free

Festival of Movement - FREE EVENT

Saturday 19 May 2018

10am - 2pm

Shelley Foreshore, Riverton Drive, Shelley

Another brand new event for the City of Canning, The Festival of Movement is an event to celebrate 'movement' and inspire it participants to celebrate a happy and healthy life. The hope is to bring together folks of all ages, walks of life, and fitness levels to encourage camaraderie, fitness, and the feeling of accomplishment.The festival showcases the fact that fitness can be universal — and universally fun. In a gorgeous outdoor setting with a “choose-your-own-adventure” style, the event will be packed with local and organic foods, plus exhibitors offering the latest in healthy living products and services.

There will be lots of free activities to choose from, take your pick!
- Challenge friends in a dodgeball tournament with Dodgy Bros Dodgeball Co.
- Test your archery skills with Archery Attack
- Join the circus with Kinetica
- Rock climb to the sky with Radrock Adventures
- Have a go at karate and kickboxing with IGKS Karate Willetton
- Paddle out on the beautiful Canning river with Rivergods Kayaking Tours & Hire (tour every 30 minutes)
- Strap on your skates and learn about WA Roller Derby 
- Stretch and bend and acrobat like a pro with Modus

 

There will be TWO stage areas where you can try a class, watch a performance or demonstration!

Click here for the schedule for the MOVE YOUR MIND STAGE and MOVE YOUR BODY STAGE, as well as other exciting events happening throughout the day.

All classes are designed for all ages and abilities, so come give it a try! No bookings necessary and all are FREE.

Bring along your own yoga mat or towel if you have them otherwise we have a limited supply.

 

All this making you hungry? We've got some deliciously healthy food vendors to fuel your fire and keep you full all day!

Combi Coffee - freshly brewed coffee, tea, chai latte

Cocolyscious - serving Cocowhip, a tasty vegan ice-cream with delicious toppings of fruit, berries, fudge sauce. granola and more!

Crush Juice Van - blending seasonal fruits to make the freshest juices and smoothies

Summer 1954 - sweet and savoury toppings on fried bread with a side of old fashioned lemonade

Shak Shuka - Slow roasting tomato sauce, 2 poached eggs served with fresh organic baguette and harissa dip with either chicken, chorizo or vegetarian options

Sweet Dream Foods - Perth's best vegan doughnuts, bagels and sandwiches

Satay Satay - Freshly cooked authentic satay and sauce.

 

Parking is free and is located right next to the event site. ACROD bays and toilets available. Feel free to bring your own picnic rug and chairs, however no marquees or large items of furniture please.

Dogs are most welcome!

 

This is a LOW WASTE EVENT. Bring your own water bottle to fill up and please use the correct bins.

 

For all enquiries please contact the Events Coordinator:

Kelsie Koontz 9231 0748 | 0437 011 987

events@canning.wa.gov.au