Tagged: NAIDOC Week

Celebrating NAIDOC Week in the Wingecarribee

June 26, 2017Posted in: Community, Events

NAIDOC Flag Raising 2016

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community are inviting the community to join them as they celebrate this year’s NAIDOC Week activities. Celebrations start with the raising of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags at Council’s Moss Vale Civic Centre at 10am on Monday 3 July. As a testament...

Council hosts Aboriginal Community Art project

May 22, 2017Posted in: Community, Events

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In 1967 Australians voted overwhelmingly to amend the constitution to include Aboriginal people in the Census. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of this historic occasion, Wingecarribee Shire Council and the Wingecarribee Reconciliation Group Inc. will be hosting a Community Art Project. Council’s Aboriginal Community Development Officer Melissa Wiya spoke about the ramifications of the Referendum...

Join in a celebration of Songlines this NAIDOC Week

June 29, 2016Posted in: Community, Events

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Wingecarribee Shire Council and the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community will officially kick off NAIDOC Week celebrations with a flag raising ceremony at the Civic Centre in Moss Vale from 10am on Monday 4 July. “NAIDOC Week is one of this Shire’s most important annual events and one which this Council looks forward...

NAIDOC Week celebrations for Wingecarribee Shire

July 2, 2015Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community will officially kick off NAIDOC Week celebrations with a flag raising ceremony at the Civic Centre in Moss Vale from 10am on Monday 6 July. Members of the public are invited to attend the ceremony, which will be held outside the Council Civic...

NAIDOC Week celebrations for Wingecarribee Shire

July 1, 2014Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council and the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community will officially kick off NAIDOC Week celebrations with the opening of a Contemporary Aboriginal Art exhibition at the Old Bowral Town Hall on Friday 4 July 2014. Members of the public are invited to attend the opening which will take place from 4pm...