NAIDOC Theme 2017

Each year the theme reflects the strength of survival and hope for the future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders within an aware and embracing Australia together. In 2017, the theme highlights the importance of Indigenous languages. With an amazing range of hundreds of languages across the country before European invasion, contemporary languages are disappearing … Read more

What is NAIDOC all about?

NAIDOCHistoryTimeline (1) “NAIDOC originally stood for National Aborigines and Islanders Observance Committee.  This committee was once (see history 1956-1970) responsible for organising national activities during NAIDOC week and its acronym has since become the name of the week itself. Open the link to see the chronological development of the observance and now celebratory recognition of … Read more