Event Coordinator

Reena has a vast experience in organising  events and event  management , particularly multicultural events and fashion parades.


            FICQ and High Commission of India welcome Indian delegates

On the 19th of April 2017, Wednesday, a meet and greet dinner was hosted through the collaboration betweenthe Federation of Indian Communities in Queensland (FICQ) and the India in Australia (High Commission of India, Canberra),to honor the arrival of Indian delegates in Brisbane. Among these esteemed guests was Member of Parliament, Professor K. V. Thomasfrom Kerala, India. He currently represents the Ernakulam Constituency of the 16th Lok Sabha, and is the present chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC). Mr. Anurag Thakur, Member of Parliamentof Lok Sabha from Himachal Pradheshwas also present.He also holds the position of the current President of the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association.In addition, the event welcomed Mr. A.K. Singh Additional Secretary (Lok Sabha Secretariat), and Mr. Sonal Bajaj, Counsellor of the Indian High Commission for Australia. The event, led by FICQ’s president, O PalanichamyThevar was positively received, having over several Indian Leaders and representatives from Queensland in attendance, including Mrs. Archana Singh, Honorary Consul of India, Brisbane since November 2011.



Federation of Indian Communities in Queensland (FICQ) team with the guests




President of Federation of Indian Communities in Queensland (FICQ) welcoming Professor K. V. Thomas








Mr. Ashutosh Raina, with Professor K. V. Thomas and his wife








President of FICQ, PalanichamyThevar, addressing the guests







Surendra Prasad OAM, with Hemant and Kalpana Naik










MP Anurag Thakur with Reena Augustine










Surendra Prasad and Reena Augustine, with Honorary Consul Archana Singh








Brisbane’s First Ever Punjabi Mela

Reena Augustine and her organisation Red Carpet Functions helped coordinate the first ever Punjabi Mela in Brisbane, which was met with great success. RCF handled some of the performances, with their own Prakruthi Mysore Gururaj singing a number of Bollywood songs. Collections by designers Athan John and Amina Bilal Pirja were featured.

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