National Reconciliation Week 2021 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.

From awards to webinars, virtual and in-person events we all find our best ways to build awareness, knowledge and action for National Reconciliation Week 2021

Search below to find public events near you or add your own event.

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.


Togetherness. In Action

May 14 @ 12:00 pm - June 6 @ 4:00 pm ACST

A visual arts exhibition to celebrate and showcase local artists during Reconciliation Week.
Official Launch Saturday 15 May 12pm.

An introduction into Kaurna Art


Kaurna artist Corey Turner will lead this hands on art workshop. The workshop includes a Welcome to Country, education on the different art styles of mobs across Australia, and guided painting of a canvas to keep. $15 per person. Suitable for adults. All materials provided. Refreshments available. Covid safe guidelines apply.

More Than a Word

May 25 @ 10:00 am - June 19 @ 2:00 pm AEST

Exhibition at North East Artisans Inc.

Reconciliation Ceremony


City of Cockburn - Reconciliation Ceremony 2021 - Reconciliation Takes Action - More Than A Word

Reconciliation in the West


A day of free activities, food and live entertainment celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and identity.

People in the Landscape


Public lecture exploring the relationship between the First People and their Country in Whyalla's wider region.

More Than A Word with Aunty Michelle


Aunty Michelle launches her latest picture book ‘Annie Connects with Boandik Culture’ followed by facilitating two collaborative art session.

Community Events

May 27 @ 2:30 pm - June 3 @ 11:00 am AWST

Afternoon Tea and a Welcome to Country at the Community Hub

The Virtual Indigenous Film Festival

May 27 @ 6:30 pm - May 31 @ 11:00 pm AEST

Presenting a collection of award-winning Indigenous Australian Films followed by Q&As with guest speakers, filmmakers, community leaders and cultural academics.

Morning Tea and Unveiling


Dual naming of Mount Gambier Library’s Children’s Library, 'The Cave' in Bunganditj (Boandik) language.


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