National Reconciliation Week

2023 Events

National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.


The dates for NRW are the same each year; 27 May to 3 June.


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


You can also add your own event to this calendar or register your private 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.


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A Little Bit Of Justice – Panel Discussion

2 June @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm ACST

Join the South Australian Museum this National Reconciliation Week for an in-depth panel discussion about our latest exhibition, A Little Bit of Justice: The Drawings of Charlie Flannigan and its continuing relevance to contemporary issues relating to the justice system and rates of Aboriginal incarceration.

Sketched in the shadow of the gallows, the rediscovered drawings of Aboriginal stockman Charlie Flannigan – the first man to be executed in the Northern Territory – offer an extraordinary visual record of life on the 19th Century frontier.

His untimely death in 1893 sparked controversy in the Northern Territory, where the media reported that “the public conscience has never been so deeply stirred by a keen sense of injustice”. An expert panel will consider and discuss the connection between these historical events and contemporary issues.


2 June
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm ACST
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South Australian Museum
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia


SA Museum
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