THURSDAY, APRIL 5th @6:30PM
Poseidon Staff, Competitors, and their friends are invited to attend the official opening ceremony on Thursday April 5, 2018 at the Intercontinental Hotel Sanctuary Cove. Guests will be greeted by Australian wildlife, and an official welcome to country sunset ceremony by an Aboriginal Corroboree. Dancers will then perform the welcome to country, with didgeridoo demonstration and traditional dot face painting to welcome guests. The games will then be officially opened by the Poseidon team and invited dignitaries followed by a fireworks spectacular performed by Jetpack Entertainment & Events which will set the mood to relax on the beach and listen to a range of music by the band ‘Geed Up’.
Free for Staff and Athletes-Lagoon Pool, Intercontinental Sanctuary Cove
Australian Animal Interaction
Two native Australian animals will be on display for 30 minutes for guests to interact and get photos with.