National Reconciliation Week 2022 Events

 
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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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RISING: Wurakur Djuanduk Balag – Ancestors Are Calling

June 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm AEST

Conceived for RISING as part of MOVING OBJECTS (a collection of new work by First Peoples artists curated by RISING Artistic Associate Kimberley Moulton) wurukur djuanduk balag—Ancestors Are Calling makes its debut over two performances on Wurundjeri/Woi Wurrung, and Dja Dja Wurrung Country.

Composed in multiple First Peoples languages by Dr Lou Bennett AM (Yorta Yorta Dja Dja Wurrung), the song-based work responds to the cultural belongings of First Peoples held in the Melbourne Museum collections. It speaks to the living culture of the objects, that are alive with the spirit and energy of the Country and that people from which they came.

Bennett, a co-founder of the iconic Black Arm Band, invited a broad range of collaborators: Uncle Herb Patten (Ganai-Kurnai, Yorta Yorta and Wiradjuri), Aunty Joy Wandin Murphy (Wurundjeri), Allara (Yorta Yorta) and Silo SQ.

Venue

Ulumbarra Theatre
10 Gaol Road
Bendigo, Victoria 3550 Australia

Organiser

Bendigo Venues & Events
Phone:
+61438303916
Email:
t.conley@bendigo.vic.gov.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.