National Reconciliation Week 2022 Events

National Reconciliation Week is all about your events!

Every year workplaces, schools, early learning services, community groups, reconciliation groups, and people right across the country host a whole range of events.

Search below to find public events near you.

You can also 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.


College gathering & Celebration

St Michaels' College - Henley Beach 15 Mitton Avenue, Henley Beach, Adelaide, South Australia

We will be involved with Reconciliation Activities at Recess and Lunch to raise awareness for NRW.

Nunga Screen 2022 – Gawler Civic Centre

Gawler Civic Centre 89-91 Murray Street, Gawler, South Australia

Nunga Screen is a free short film showcase that shares and celebrates First Nations culture, stories and language through film.

Gai-Mariagal Day at Georges Heights (FREE)

The Landship Headland Park Artist Precinct near Read Place and Frenchy’s Café, Georges Heights, Mosman, New South Wales

Georges Heights, Mosman is hosting Gai-mariagal Day (28 May) – a special showcase of First Nations performers, educators, and artists.

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.

Reconciliation at Warndoolier (Banks Reserve)

Banks Reserve Joel Terrace, Mt Lawley, Western Australia

Reconciliation ceremony: truthtelling stories of place, history and our time including smoking ceremony and walking the Sea of Hands Labyrinth.

Community Tree Planting Day

25 Muirhead Crescent 25 Muirhead Crescent, Werribee, Victoria

In the spirit of Reconciliation, give back to Country and plant a tree along the Werribee Yulluk.

Bush tucker and photo walk

Gallery 1855 2 Haines Road, Tea Tree Gully, South Australia

A mindful, informative and creative experience.

Tour: Art & this Place

Gallery of Modern Art Stanley Place, South Brisbane, Queensland

On this tour, you’ll hear from First Nations storytellers and creatives as they highlight artworks from QAGOMA’s Indigenous Australian Art.

Armidale Reconciliation Bridge Walk

meet at the picnic area near the Visitor Information Centre on the corner of Dumaresq and Marsh Streets corner of Dumaresq and Marsh Streets, Armidale, New South Wales

Short walk across Stephens Bridge and through park, followed by cultural performances, short speeches and BBQ.

Swan Districts WAFLW Reconciliation Round

Swan Districts Football Club Steel Blue Oval, Old Perth Road, Bassendean, Western Australia

In the lead up to our WAFLW game, we will be hosting a very special Reconciliation Week Luncheon. Details are still being confirmed. To register your interest, please contact

Tour: Art & this Place

Gallery of Modern Art Stanley Place, South Brisbane, Queensland

First Nations storytellers and creatives highlight artworks from QAGOMA’s Indigenous Australian Art Collection.

Annual Sorry Day Commemoration in the Balaangala Gardens.

Balaangala Gardens 98 Yoorala Street, The Gap, Brisbane, Queensland

In the beautiful Balaangala Gardens, remember, reflect and participate in this shared journey of healing. Share a cuppa together afterwards.

Clinton State School

Clinton State School 2 Harvey Road, Clinton, Queensland

RAP official launch.

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.

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

Be Brave. Make Change – Ipswich

Ipswich Knights Football Club Brisbane Road, Bundamba, Queensland

Be Brave, Make Change. Yarn for the Future. Ipswich Community Launch of Mission Australia's Reconciliation Action Plan.

Wiradjuri Cultural Tour

Wollundry Lagoon 243 Baylis Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales

Join Uncle James Ingram and Uncle Hewitt Whyman for a cultural tour.


Fremantle PCYC Unit 2, 34 Paget Street, Fremantle, Western Australia

Afterschool BBQ and crafter-noon with indigenous inspired activities to celebrate National Reconciliation Week.

Truth Telling Panel

Wagga Wagga City Council Library 243 Baylis Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales

A Truth Telling Panel with Wiradyuri Elders about the experiences of Wiradyuri and Aboriginal soldiers in the Australian Defence Forces.

NRW 2022 – Making history with Aboriginal people

Australian National Maritime Museum 58 Pirrama Road, Pyrmont, New South Wales

Join us for this panel with three historians who offer practical advice on working with and for Aboriginal people.

Reconciliation Memoirs with Fred Chaney

WA Muesum Boola Bardip Courtyard WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth, Western Australia

Join Reconciliation WA for Reconciliation Memoirs with The Hon Fred Chaney AO, featuring a fireside conversation with Ben Wyatt and Fred Chaney.

Be Brave. Make Change: Reconciliation Week 2022

Surf Coast Shire Council 1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay, Victoria

Surf Coast Shire Council's free event exploring Reconciliation, being an ally, and how your actions can make a difference.

Community Talk – Truth-telling and Reconciliation

Kyneton Town Hall 129 Mollison Street, Kyneton, Victoria

Special guest speakers Brent Ryan, Assistant Director Education at Yoorrook Justice Commission, and Nicole Findlay CEO Reconciliation Victoria.


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