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Sleep On It 2021

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Bega Showgrounds

Upper St

Bega, NSW 2550

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Join the Sleep On It Challenge and rough it for the night to help raise awareness and funds to support people doing it tough!

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What To Expect from the Challenge:

  • Sleep On It Challenge 2021 will commence at 8pm after the music event wraps up.
  • This part of the event is 16yrs+
  • The Challenge will push you outside your comfort zone and encourage you to think bigger about what most of us take for granted.
  • Through the evening you will be challenged to fend for yourself with a limited budget (supplied Sleep On It Tokens) to get yourself through the night.
  • Participants will be sleeping on the floor of the showground pavilion, with doors closing just after 8pm when all participants are inside.
  • Hear stories from people with lived experience of homelessness.
  • Plenty of other activities and fun throughout the night to get you thinking!

What To Bring:

  • A swag (or camping mattress)
  • A pillow and blankets to keep you warm
  • A towel (showers will be available)
  • A warm coat (and clothes for the night)
  • Sturdy/warm shoes
  • Phone charger
  • $$$ for dinner from the food vans (available from 4-8pm)

What NOT To Bring:

  • Food (eat before the event or purchase food from the food vans between 4-8pm)
  • Alcohol (this is an alcohol free event)
  • Toiletries
  • Ear plugs/eye mask
  • Portable phone batteries

We look forward to this being the first of a great annual event!

If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch via email youth@sewacs.org.au

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Bega, NSW 2550

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