Celebrating International Women's Day

International Women’s Day, on March 8th, is an annual celebration to recognize and appreciate the social, economic, political and cultural achievements of women across the world. This day also raises awareness of the importance of gender equality. It is a day that has been gaining momentum since its beginning, with the first gathering recorded in 1911.

Thrift Park are joining in the celebrations of International Women’s Day with the chance to win a $100 Green Bamboo Massage Voucher by entering our Facebook competition. All you have to do is tag a friend that is deserving of this prize and like the Thrift Park Facebook Page to be in the draw.

There are other ways to get involved in the celebration of International Women’s Day and our top suggestions are as follows:

Make a day of it

Gather your girlfriends, mum, sisters, grandma and plan a ladies day out. Head to Thrift Park for a coffee and tasty lunch at Caffeine Bean, Thrift Park Pies and Cakes or Plantation Coffee and spend some time celebrating achievements, remembering milestones and discussing future plans and endeavours.

Organise a luncheon

If you prefer to host your own party to celebrate International Women’s Day, then stock up on fresh produce and all your catering needs at Woolworths at Thrift Park. Discover a range of food platters at the deli to cater for any number of guests, from wrap platters to antipasto options – your guests will well and truly be catered for. Don’t forget to grab a few bottles of sparkling from BWS to celebrate the day also.

Head to an event

International Women’s Day sees the rise of new events every year, worldwide. From conferences, awards nights, festivals, and fun runs - to corporate events and concert performances, there are many ways in which to get involved. You can head to www.internationalwomensday.com and search for events in your local town or city to find out more information.

So, how will you celebrate International Women’s Day this year?