Celebrate NAIDOC Week in Hume

Council Event

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Date and Time: 12:00 AM, 1 July 2019
12:00 AM, 11 July 2019
Location: Broadmeadows, Sunbury, Gladstone Park, Tullamarine, Craigieburn and Dallas
Cost: Free
Website:https://www.naidoc.org.au/

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The theme of 2019 NAIDOC week is 'Voice. Treaty. Truth.'

With free community events and lunches, exhibitions and talks, there's so many ways to get involved in this celebration of the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Hume City Council's NAIDOC Week Events: 

NAIDOC Week Launch 
Monday 1 July 2019 - 11am - 1.30pm
Civic Centre, Hume Global Learning Centre - Broadmeadows

Yarn Strong Sista Indigenous Stories and Paintings
2 – 10 July 2019
Various libraries in Hume
Join a Yarn Strong Sista storyteller and gain insight into Indigenous Australian culture then enjoy a creative experience using natural materials collected from Country.
For more information, click here.

BOLD VISIONS Art Exhibition
8 July – 21 August 2019
Hume Global Learning Centre - Broadmeadows
This exhibition showcases the powerful graphics of NAIDOC week posters from 1972. Drawing on a rich archive of designs spanning the many themes explored across 47 years, they offer an opportunity to reflect on how images and language change and contribute to the ongoing dialogue around Voice, Treaty and Truth we are having in 2019.
For more information, click here

Elders on The Move NAIDOC Luncheon
Thursday 11 July
Lynda Blundell Centre, Dallas
Elders living in Hume are all welcome.
For more information, click here

Indigenous Cultural Use of Natural Resources
Thursday 11 July 2019
Broadmeadows Library
Presented by Council’s Urban Biodiversity Officer, learn how indigenous Australians use natural resources as an integral part of their culture (Ages 18+).
For more information, click here

Deadly Questions
Learn from Aboriginal Victorians about the oldest continuous cultures on earth. Here you can explore Aboriginal cultures, histories, ideas, opinions and Treaty in Victoria.
Check it out at deadlyquestions.com.au

 


Updated : 4:31 PM, 15 July 2019

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