Grand Central Floral Parade Entrant Information

We are excited to confirm that the Grand Central Floral Parade will be filling the streets of Toowoomba on Saturday 17th September 2022 …at start time of 10am!

Applications are now open (see links below) and we would love for you to get involved!  We can’t wait to see everyone smiling, waving and showcasing all the colours, cultures and community spirit of our region.

Please take a moment to view this video to hear from the team and see what the parade theme is for this year!

We are excited to announced that the 2022 Parade Creative Advisor team are local’s Anna Battle and Mary-Kate Thompson, they are keen to help you align your entry to the theme and any creative assistance needed.

Please read through the below documents and have you applications in nice and early!

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General Application

Creative Advisor Meetings – call our office to lock in your time with the Creative Advisor team,  you can meet face to face or via zoom, during work hours or after hours!

Call us on 4688 6661 to lock in your time during the below session times.

Date Times Zoom / Face to Face
Mon 23 May 2pm to 5pm Zoom or Face to Face
Wed 25 May 2pm to 5pm Zoom or Face to Face
Thurs 26 May 9am to 3pm Zoom or Face to Face
Fri 27 May 10am to 2pm Zoom or Face to Face
Thurs 2 June 9am to 3pm Zoom or Face to Face

 

Marching Bands keen to participate in the Grand Central Floral Parade are encouraged to contact us on 4688 6661 to obtain entry details.

Itty Bitty Grand Central Floral Parade

A special version of the iconic Parade takes centre stage in Grand Central with itty bitty versions of colourful and creative floats on display. Itty Bitty Grand Central Floral Parade entries are open to those groups that may find it hard to participate in the ‘big’ parade, we encourage Primary Schools, Kindergartens and Daycare centres, Disability and Inclusion providers, not-for-profit groups and retirement or aged person homes to participate.

Click HERE to for all the Itty Bitty Grand Central Floral Parade information and to apply.

 

We are excited to see all your applications roll in and the team are keen to support you through this process so please don’t hesitate to reach out to the team with any questions you many have!