National Reconciliation Week (NRW) occurs on the 27 May - 3 June and is a chance for all Australians to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture.
It is a time for all Australians to reflect on our shared histories and relationship with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation. The week is framed by the anniversaries of two significant milestones in our reconciliation journey - the successful 1967 Referendum (27 May) and the High Court Mabo decision (3 June).
The theme for National Reconciliation Week 2018 is “Don't keep history a mystery - Learn. Share. Grow.”
What’s happening in 2018
You are invited to join in a Reconciliation Walk in celebration of National Reconciliation Week 2018 at Duke Street Community House on Thursday 31 May 2018 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. The walk will be followed by a community barbecue, traditional games, Aboriginal Face-painting, arts and crafts.
This event was organised with support from the Brimbank Maribyrnong Interfaith Network, cohealth Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Team and Brimbank City Council. Find out more.