This grant will support the Collingwood Underground Roller Disco series. The discos are held in an underground carpark where people can enjoy a roller skating rink, food and drinks, and performances by some of Melbourne’s most respected DJs and performers.
The Roller Disco is an accessible, inclusive, all-ages event that is fast becoming an essential part of Collingwood’s Cultural calendar. The discos aim to increase participation and interaction between public housing residents and people with different socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.
Grant value: $10,000
Grant category: People – Family and gendered violence, Educational disadvantage, Refugees and people seeking asylum, Financial inclusion, Reconciliation and Disability inclusion.
Project location: Collingwood, Victoria
Local branch: Fitzroy
How to get involved and show support:
About this community customer:
This project is supported by the Belgium Avenue Neighbourhood house. The Collingwood Underground Roller disco is a community run not-for-profit that manages and operates roller skating events in the Collingwood Underground Carpark beneath the towers of the Collingwood Housing Estate. Founded in 2017 the CU Roller Disco is run by residents of the housing estate together with a small team of volunteers.
Check them out:
Facebook BANH - @BANHInc