NAIDOC Week block party

Last updated: 05 Jul 2017

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Schedule of events

12:30pm   Event open

12:35pm   Welcome to Country
Jude Barlow, Ngunnawal Elder

12:40pm   Smoking ceremony
Wiradjuri Echoes

12:55pm   What does NAIDOC mean to me?
Joy Savage

1:00pm   Senior leadership cohort representation 
A few words from Woden APS leaders

1:10pm   Close to formal proceedings


1:15pm   Torres Strait Islander dance performance
Kara Buai ACT dance troupe

1:45 pm   Alinta Barlow - live music

Native flavours BBQ

Fundraising cake stall

Market stalls

Join our BLOCK PARTY and celebrate NAIDOC week on Friday 7 July!

Where: The base of Sirius building in Woden and spilling out into the multi-purpose room and the courtyard (follow the laughter)

Who's invited? EVERYONE

Who's organising?

  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  • Australian Public Service Commission
  • Civil Aviation Safety Authority
  • Department of Health
  • Department of The Prime Minister and Cabinet
  • Department of Social Services
  • IP Australia

Money raised will go to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation

Find us

Map to Sirius Building

Celebrating NAIDOC Week