Winter Solstice Raffle
The Northey St City Farm Winter Solstice Festival has some great raffle prizes this year!
1st Prize 2 nights accommodation in a Mountain View Room valued at $500
O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat, Lamington National Park
2nd Prizes Two tickets to the Peak Organics Biodynamic Field Day valued at $120
Sunrise Services – Setting the standards
Handyman services – a day of help with removal, design, yard maintenance, carpentry services, house maintenance valued at $500
3rd Prizes Appreciation course valued at $400
Wandering Man Espresso
Gift Basket valued at over $200 from our regular Sunday Market Stall Holders;
BeauVista Park– Eco dishwashing liquid; honey & herbal salt
Bush Paleo – Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil
Herbal Gardener – Beauty Products
Happy Flame – Candles
Kiss Kleaning – Salt Lamp
Larkins Organics – Honey and Pickles
Natra Pet – Organic Dog Food
Siwa Fresh Sherwood Road Organic Meats voucher worth $50
4th Prize Framed Photograph by Mark Crocker valued at $300
ILO Organics – Organic Soap Pamper Hamper valued $55
Cami, coci, oli, vari & salti soaps
A mixi bag of organic soaps (coci, oli & vari soaps)
A ‘gift pack’ vari soap & bamboo drainer valued
5th Prize Designer Lamp by Lady with the Lamp valued at $200
Please buy your tickets here. We will be in contact to let you know what your raffle ticket numbers are. Please leave your phone number as a reference and you will be called on the night, should you be a lucky winner 🙂
Sunday 21st June 2015
Come and join us in celebrating the shortest day of the year at Northey Street City Farm. With a ceremony, lantern parade, bonfire, great organic food, kids’ space, circus acts, fire twirling, roving performers, music, activities and much much more.
The Winter Solstice Festival is always an event to remember and an opportunity to collectively let go of unwanted energy, to welcome new positive futures for us all and celebrate together as community.
A brief history of the Winter Solstice
The celebration of the Winter Solstice is a midwinter event, marking the shortest day and the longest night of the year. In many cultures the midwinter festival was the last feast before the deep winter. Ancient cultures across the world have marked the rebirth of sunlight after the darkest period of the year through ceremony. It is a symbolic opportunity to recognise rebirth and new beginnings.
The Winter Solstice Festival at Northey Street City Farm has always been an invitation to join in community, reflect, reconnect and renew, in celebration and ceremony. To consider what no longer serves us, what we wish to let go, and what we would like to take forward into the new sun’s phase of the year.
Entry is Free! Gold Coin donation appreciated.
We will be seeking donations to help us run the event and keep Northey Street City Farm going. Please bring a gold coin donation for entry and spare change to go in the draw for some great lucky door prizes if you can afford to.
The Winter Solstice Festival is a Drug and Alcohol Free event. Perfect for the whole family. 🙂
To make this a free event we rely on volunteers, so in the spirit of community we’re calling on you to volunteer.
Please come to the farm on Saturday the 20th of June at 1pm for a volunteer briefing and task allocation for the festival on Sunday the 21st of June.