NAIDOC Week 2017

03 July 2017 | 10:30AM to 07 July 2017 | 12:00PM

NAIDOC Week 2017

Celebrate National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) Week in Monash.

2 - 9 July 2017

NAIDOC Week Opening & Flag Raising Ceremony

Monday 3 July 2017, 12.30pm
Monash Civic Centre
293 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley

The program included:

  • Welcome to Country by a Wurundjeri Elder
  • Aboriginal Flag Raising Ceremony
  • A traditional Smoking Ceremony & performance by Jindi Worabak Dancers
  • Free bush tucker BBQ

Aboriginal Storytime

Enjoy contemporary and traditional stories from Aboriginal nations across Australia. The libraries will present storytimes suitable for children up to 5 years old.
Bookings are not required.

Glen Waverley Library
Tuesday 4 July, 10.30am
Thursday 6 July, 10.30am
Phone: 9560 1655

Mount Waverley Library
Tuesday 4 July, 10.30am
Wednesday 5 July, 10.30am
Phone: 9807 5022

Mulgrave Library
Tuesday 4 July, 2.00pm
Phone: 9546 1253

Oakleigh Library
Wednesday 5 July, 10.30am
Thursday 6 July, 10.30am
Phone: 9563 4138

Wheelers Hill Library
Tuesday 4 July, 10.30am
Wednesday 5 July, 10.30am
Phone: 9561 6211

Guided Walk with Wurundjeri Elder at Valley Reserve

Discover Valley Reserve through a guided walk while listening to the stories of the Wurundjeri Elder tour guide. The walk is followed by a free barbecue and bottle of water.

Please arrive early to register for the walk.

Thursday 6 July, 11.30am – 1pm
Valley Reserve
Waimarie Drive, Mount Waverley (meet at the barbecue shelter)

Phone: 9518 3527
Cost: FREE

Indigenous Design Badge Making Workshop

An hour of fun activity for children to share with their carers!

Design and take home your very own badge of an Indigenous design. Workshop facilitated by Heather Kennedy.

Clayton Library
Thursday 6 July, 2.30pm
(aged 5-12 years)
Cost: FREE
For bookings call: 9541 3120

Glen Waverley Library
Tuesday 4 July, 2.30pm
(aged 5-12 years)
Cost: FREE
For bookings call: 9560 1655

Date & Time

03 July 2017 | 10:30AM to 07 July 2017 | 12:00PM

Contact

Monash Council

9518 3636

Emailevents@monash.vic.gov.au

Location

Monash Civic Centre, 293 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley 3150 View Map

Google Map