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 at a rapid rate. Local clans are making tremendous efforts to save language and there will be a heightened focus during NAIDOC Week to raise public awareness aroundcthe issues.
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