THINGS TO DO: NAIDOC Week on the SUNSHINE COAST

03 July 2018

To celebrate NAIDOC Week 2018 from July 8-15, Sunshine Coast Council invites the community to join a range of activities including the traditional flag raising ceremony in Nambour Council Chambers courtyard at 9am on Monday, July 9.

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

The 2018 NAIDOC Week theme Because of her, we can! aims to honour and celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and the role they have played, and continue to play, at all levels in the community.

NAIDOC Week events on the Sunshine Coast:

NAIDOC Flag Raising Ceremony: Monday, July 9, 9am

Nambour Council Chambers courtyard

Guest speakers, flag raising and traditional performance. Free event, all are welcome and encouraged to attend. Visit council’s website for more details.

 

Thriving Families, Nambour Family NAIDOC Day: Tuesday, July 10, 10am - 2pm

Quota Park, Nambour

Dance, music, workshops, food and more.

 

Lyndon Davis: Gulangoor – Good Place exhibition: May 21 – July 14

Maroochy Library Artspace

An official closing event for this exhibition will take place on Friday, July 13 at 1pm.

 

Indigenous playground, games and interpretative signage: July 11, 9-11am

Muller Park, Bli Bli

Sunshine Coast NAIDOC Committee’s NAIDOC Family Fun Day: July 14, 9am - 4pm

Black Swan Park, Cotton Tree

 


For more information on NAIDOC Week and what is happening in your area, head to naidoc.org.au

 

 

 

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