Thousands attend first Navrang 2017 Festival events in Joondalup

Perth’s Hindu community dance at the 2017 Navrang Festival.
Perth’s Hindu community dance at the 2017 Navrang Festival.

ALMOST 3000 people attended the first two nights of the Navrang Festival in Joondalup last weekend.

Northern suburbs band Sweet Melodies will host another two nights of celebrations for the annual Hindu event to coincide with Navratri this Friday and Saturday.

About 1200 people attended the opening on September 22, with 1500 people joining in the dance and religious celebration last Saturday.

Donations from ticket sales this year will go to the Heart Foundation and the Respiratory Foundation.

For details, call 0438 903 667.