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NAIDOC Week, 8 - 15 November

by Simon Black on 2020-11-09T09:49:23+11:00 in Indigenous Understanding [ACCP], History | Comments

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life. The week is a great opportunity to participate in a range of activities and to support your local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. NAIDOC. (2020).

Did You Know?... Facts about NAIDOC Day:

Source: NITV. (Producer). (2015). Did You Know?... Facts about NAIDOC Day. [Online video]. Retrieved from

History of the Aboriginal Flag:

Source: ABC. (Producer). (2018). History of the Aboriginal Flag. [Online video]. Retrieved from

Further reading in the Kerferd Library:
Our race for reconcilation by Anita Heiss
Call Number: HEI
ISBN: 9781760276119
Publication Date: 2017

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