Indonesian participation in the Hastings International Cultures Day 2010


On Saturday 6 March 2010 the Indonesian Embassy in Wellington helped facilitate the participation of the Indonesian community in Napier in the Hastings International Cultures Day 2010 which took place in the city of Hastings and was put on by the Napier City Council.


The Indonesian Embassy in Wellington also sent the “Pelangi Nusantara” dance group to add a further dimension to the performance of the Indonesian team in the event. Besides cultural performances, the Indonesian community in Hastings also sold special Indonesian foodstuffs and distributed promotional brochures on Indonesia. They also showed two documentaries: “Angklung” and “Visit Indonesia Year”, and played a DVD on the natural beauty of Biak Island.