Published on 09 November 2020

NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and we have a great week planned.

Continuing Culture: Contemporary Indigenous Art

Artists Kent Morris and Paola Balla with Curator Gail Harradine and Boonwurrung Elder Gheran Yarraman Steel.

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NAIDOC Week on J-AIR

Media Presenter and Educator Shelley Ware on empowering young people and Laura Thompson from Clothing the Gap on the Free the Flag campaign.

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Black Divas — online screening

Thursday 12 November, 6pm 

Black Divas goes beyond the glitz, glue guns and glamour of the inaugural Miss First Nation pageant.
Over five days contestants will battle it out in fierce lip synching battles, photo shoots with crocodiles and challenges that will see each contestant stretch more than just their wardrobe choices. We follow each contestant as they talk candidly about what brought them to this glittering stage - their triumphs and tragedies and what being Miss First Nation means for them and their communities.

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This event includes mature themes and is suitable for young people 15 years+ or with adult supervision.

Black Divas

Indigenous Storytime

Friday 13 November, 10am

Stories, songs and rhymes celebrating NAIDOC week.

Watch it on the Libraries Facebook page.

 

Indiginerd — panel discussion

Saturday 14 November, 2pm

Indigenous representation and creativity in pop culture with Cienan Muir, Phoebe Watson, Heidi Brooks, Kimberly Lovegrove and Rubii Red.

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