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.

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Film Screening & Panel Discussion: In My Blood It Runs

June 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT

The Canberra community are invited to a Film Screening of In My Blood It Runs, followed by a panel discussion, as part of National Reconciliation Week at UC.

About the film:

In My Blood It Runs follows the life of ten-year-old Arrernte/Garrwa boy Dujuan and his family. The film charts the challenges Dujuan faces as he meets the overt and concealed prejudices still perpetuated against Aboriginal people/First Australians in Australia today: in school, at home and on the streets of Alice Springs. In My Blood It Runs reveals the ways marginalised First Nations communities negotiate the colonial culture and keep their identities and cultures alive through self-determination, the revitalisation of languages and cultural practices.

Ten-year-old Dujuan is a child healer, a good hunter and speaks three languages. Yet Dujuan is ‘failing’ in school and facing increasing scrutiny from the police. As he travels perilously close to juvenile detention, his family

Venue

UC Refectory, Building 1
University of Canberra, 11 Kirinari Street
Bruce, ACT 2617 Australia

Organiser

University of Canberra
Email:
louise.wardman@canberra.edu.au
View Organiser Website

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY

Reconciliation Australia acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this nation and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website contains images or names of people who have passed away.