National Reconciliation Week 2022 Events

National Reconciliation Week is all about your events!

This year workplaces, schools, early learning services, community groups, reconciliation groups, and people right across the country hosted a whole range of activities.

Search below to see what happened across the country during National Reconciliation Week 2022.

You can still add your own event to this calendar.

Please note: the events posted below are not the responsibility of Reconciliation Australia. If you have any questions regarding an event, please contact the organisers.



Powerhouse, Ultimo 500 Harris Street, Ultimo, New South Wales

Eucalyptusdom reckons with our cultural history and ever-changing relationship with the gum tree, presenting over 400 objects from the Powerhouse.


Fremantle Arts Centre 1 Finnerty Street, Fremantle, Western Australia

Join us as we celebrate National Reconciliation Week!

For Kin and Country

Shrine of Remembrance Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne, Victoria

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples in the Australian Defence Force.

University of Queensland National Reconciliation Week 2022 Program

Various locations, the University of Queensland, St Lucia campus and online, St Lucia, Queensland

UQ is excited to offer a full program of events, panel discussions and activities t celebrate National Reconciliation Week 2022.

Emu Sky

Old Quad The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria

Curated by Barkandji woman Zena Cumpston, Emu Sky endeavours to forefront and illuminate Aboriginal voices and perspectives.

Barring Nganjin – Our Path • Our Journey

Koorie Heritage Trust Yarra Building, Federation Square, Cnr Flinders and Swanston Streets, Melbourne, Victoria

An exhibition by, of and from Stolen Generations Survivors at the Koorie Heritage Trust, Yarra Building, Federation Square, Melbourne.

Serving Country Exhibition

Manningham Art Gallery 687 Doncaster Road, Doncaster, Victoria

A photographic exhibition recognising and acknowledging the valuable contribution of Australian First Nations servicemen and servicewomen.

The Central Victorian Indigenous Film Festival

The City of Greater Bendigo, various venues PO Box 733, Bendigo, VIC 3552, Bendigo, Victoria

The Central Victorian Indigenous Film Festival is back in 2022 to celebrate National Reconciliation Week.

Virtual Indigenous Film Festival 2022

We are thrilled to announce that we are bringing the Virtual Indigenous Film Festival back for National Reconciliation Week.

Mount Isa Celebrates National Reconciliation Week

Civic Gardens, Outback at Isa & City Library West Street and Marion Street, Mount Isa, Queensland

Join Mount Isa in Celebrating National Reconciliation Week. Events include Free Breakfast, Morning Tea, Children's activities, Indigenous Artists and Storytelling.

National Reconciliation Week at Healesville Sanctuary

Healesville Sanctuary Glen Eadie Ave, Healesville, Victoria

Visitors to Healesville Sanctuary will have many different ways to connect with culture and show their support for Reconciliation.

Sea of Hearts

Goodstart Early Learning Red Hill 19 Fulcher Road, Red Hill, Queensland

An immersive community art installation to celebrate National Reconciliation Week.

‘Always on Country’

Leave your mark on the walls of 'Always on Country' that inspires others to be brave and make change.

South Coast Indigenous Artists Exhibition

Spiral Gallery 47 Church St, Bega, New South Wales

The South Coast Indigenous Artists Exhibition is a celebration of local Indigenous arts and culture.

Storytime at the Museum

South Australian Museum North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

Join the SA Museum staff as they read their favourite books from Aboriginal and Torres Straight island authors.

A Letter For Molly – Ensemble Theatre

Ensemble Theatre, Sydney 78 McDougall Street, Kirribilli, New South Wales

New play performances at Sydney's Ensemble Theatre by Gumbaynggirr writer Brittanie Shipway.

Legacy: Reflections on Mabo

State Library of Queensland Stanley Place, South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland

Celebrate the influence and impact of the man behind the game-changing Native Title Act, Eddie Koiki Mabo.

Waranara Tours

Australian Museum 1 William Street, Sydney, New South Wales

A unique tour of objects from the Australian Museum's exhibitions, led by a First Nations guide.

Reclaim the Void – Rug Weaving Workshops with AAEEWA

Canning River Eco Education Centre Kent St & Queens Park Rd, Wilson, Western Australia

Join Reclaim the Void in a series of weaving workshops creating woven rag rugs artwork expressing the story country.

I AM WOMAN – Rhubee Neale

Glenelg Art Gallery Ground floor, Stamford Grand Hotel, 2 Moseley SQUARE, Glenelg, South Australia

An Art Exhibition by Contemporary Aboriginal Artist Rhubee Neale and supporting local female artists from Adelaide. Passionate, Vulnerable, Strong.

Journey on Wadawurrung Country – Exhibition & Installation

The Potato Shed 29/41 Peninsula Drive, Drysdale, Wadawurrung Country, Victoria

Journey on Wadawurrung Country is a representation of portraits, sounds and stories from identified Wadawurrung Traditional Owners and their lands.

Clinton State School

Clinton State School 2 Harvey Road, Clinton, Queensland

RAP official launch.

Wyndham Libraries Pop Up Songs and Stories

Wyndham Park Community Centre 55 - 57 Kookaburra Ave, Werribee, Victoria

Join us for a 30 minute session, singing songs and reading stories then take home a craft.

Reconciliation Smoking Ceremony

Altheas' Community Hub 46 - 48 Morehead Street, SOUTH TOWNSVILLE, Queensland

Wulgurukaba Walkabouts, to perform dances and a smoking ceremony at our Community Hub to cleanse the building.

Reconciliation Day – Canberra

National Arboretum, Canberra Forest Dr, Canberra, ACT

The fifth annual Reconciliation Day in Canberra will be celebrated on Monday 30 May 2022 at the National Arboretum.

NRW 2022 Yarning Circles

WA Muesum Boola Bardip, Ngalang Koort Boodja Wirn Gallery WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth, Western Australia

Reconciliation WA will be hosting twice-daily (online and in-person) Yarning Circles throughout National Reconciliation Week.

Songs and Stories – Werribee Library

Werribee Library 177 Watton St, Werribee, Victoria

Join us for 30 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes at this special National Reconciliation Week themed Songs & Stories session.

Songs and Stories – Manor Lakes Library

Manor Lakes Library 86 Manor Lakes Blvd, Manor Lakes, Victoria

Join us for 30 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes at this special National Reconciliation Week themed Songs & Stories session.

Flag Raising & Allyship session

University of Wollongong - Innovation Campus Squires Way, Wollongong, New South Wales

Please join us for a Flag Raising Ceremony and an Indigenous Allyship session at our Innovation Campus.

Artist Workshop with Indigenous Artist Ang Bennett

Physics Annexe Building, 06-216 Workshop B (Across from Student Central, Building 42) The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus, St Lucia, Queensland

Bring out your inner artist with this beautiful workshop, creating an artwork to keep!

The Ripple Effect film showing

Library at The Dock 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria

Exploring the mental health impacts of racism, The Ripple Effect interviews sports stars who have experienced racism.

Reconciliation Week Craft Workshop

Goulburn Mulwaree Library Civic Centre, Bourke Street, Goulburn, New South Wales

Join us for a fun Reconciliation Week craft workshop with Alfie Walker


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