MEDIA RELEASE - LOCAL FAMILIES INVITED TO ‘WELCOMING THE BABIES’ EVENT - 10 JULY 2018

Local families with new family additions are invited to attend the annual Greenway ‘Welcoming the Babies’ ceremony, hosted by Michelle Rowland MP, Federal Member for Greenway.

‘Welcoming the Babies’ is a ceremony to welcome new babies into our community. The event will be held from 10am-11am on Friday, 10 August 2018 at Blacktown Leisure Centre, Stanhope.

Families with children aged from newborn up to two years old are welcome to register for the fun family event.

There will be free face painting, activities and information stalls on the day. Families will also receive a ‘Welcoming the Babies’ certificate and a shrub to plant in their home gardens to celebrate. 

“‘Welcoming the Babies’ brings together our area’s young families to celebrate the joy new family members bring,” Michelle Rowland MP said.

“We have a young electorate in Greenway and it’s wonderful to have young mothers and fathers, siblings and grandparents all coming together to welcome the babies.

“I warmly invite local families with children under the age of two years to register and come along to celebrate a wonderful ceremony,” Ms Rowland said.

Bookings for this event are essential. Families in Greenway can register by calling Michelle Rowland’s office on 9671 4780 or emailing Michelle.Rowland.MP@aph.gov.au.