image courtesy naidoc.org.au
From the 4th – 11th July 2021, NAIDOC Week will celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The National NAIDOC theme for 2021 is Heal Country. This calls for greater management, involvement, and empowerment of First Nations people over country and embracing of First Nations' cultural knowledge and understanding of Country. This is an important week for allies to listen to and support the calls of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Thanks to EnviroJustice for this script.
In Taungurung country there are so many activities that you can participate in at the Y Water Discovery Centre in Yea, over 4-11 July.
In SEYMOUR, there will be a Community Event in the Green Shed in Lions Park from 11.00am
Wednesday 7th July, 2021
11:00am - Welcome to Country & Smoking Ceremony Kings Park—Exhibition Shed (Green Shed) Due to COVID-19 we will not be participating in our regular parade this year. 11:30am to 2pm - tucker, stalls and family friendly activities VARIETY OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY SERVICES | ACTIVITIES FOR EVERYONE including ARMY and emergency services display | Circus | tye-dying | Healing country NAIDOC themed activities