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Let’s Yarn about Treaty – Have your say

  Consultations are over half-way through now. Know anyone you can encourage to come to consultations in Sale tomorrow 16th or in Wodonga on March 21st? Or Melbourne on March 23? We’re also looking for community members to be Treaty Circle Facilitators asap, capturing the voices of their mob. The handbook is here. There’s an online message stick for people who can’t make a consultation or circle to still have their say about Aboriginal representation for the Treaty process. This has to be completed by 13  April 2017 to inform         the representative body options at the State-wide forum on […]

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NAIDOC 2017 to celebrate Indigenous languages

Release Date: 7 November 2016 media release The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has welcomed next year’s national NAIDOC: Our Languages Matter. Announced today, the theme focuses on the importance, resilience and richness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages. Minister Scullion said Our Languages Matter was a great theme that would celebrate the role Indigenous languages played in cultural identity. “For First Australians, language links people to their land and water – it is how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history is transferred through generations,” Minister Scullion said. There were 250 distinct Indigenous language groups in Australia at the […]

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Gulpilils Australia Boort Loddon Cultural Education Programs

  BIOGRAPHY: Jida Gulpilil has over thirty years of sharing his cultural experiences and knowledge through art, music, dance, performance art, storytelling and tourism. Jida has developed cultural education programs for schools experiencing the Coastal Marine Parks of the Bellarine Peninsula, the Yarra River in the Melbourne CBD, CERES Environmental Park to Kakadu National Park and East Arnhem Land in Northern Territory, Lake Boga and the Murray River from Swan Hill to Gunbower State Forest, Barmah State Forest to the Upper Murray River region onto the Australian Alps. Gulpilil’s Australia, through the connection of Jida’s family of the Dja Dja […]

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Events Calendar

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  • Language Subcommittee Meeting (Sunday)
    10:00 -16:00
    No additional detail for this event.
  • 2017 Dja Dja Wurrung Cup
    All day
    LOT 17 Calder Highway, Charlton, Victoria, Australia
    LOT 17 Calder Highway, Charlton, Victoria, Australia
    No additional detail for this event.
  • DDWCAC Board Meeting (Saturday)
    No additional detail for this event.