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NAIDOC week celebrations

Naidoc week 2017
NAIDOC WEEK celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of Life. This is a great opportunity to participate in a range of activities and to support your local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

NAIDOC originally stood for ‘National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee’. This committee was once responsible for organising national activities during NAIDOC Week and its acronym has since become the name of the week itself. Find out more about the origins and history of NAIDOC Week.

The theme for 2019 -  Voice. Treaty. Truth. Let's work together for a shared future. - NAIDOC Week 2019 will be held nationally from Sunday 7July and continue through to Sunday 14 July

Watch this space. Activities for the week will be presented shortly.

 

This page was last updated on: 22 March 2019