Colin Simpson Memorial Lecture

Presented by the Australian Society of Authors (ASA), award-winning Australian Aboriginal author and speaker Melissa Lucashenko will deliver the prestigious Colin Simpson Memorial Lecture in 2013. The lecture will be held on Thursday 17 October 2013 at 6pm at the Read More

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Black Screen at NFSA

The National Film and Sound Archive’s Black Screen program promotes cultural awareness and Indigenous screen culture, provides entertainment to communities and brings them together in discussion. It supports the industry by showcasing Australia’s Indigenous talent on and off screen. Black Screen’s DVDs of Read More

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String Theory at MCA

‘String theory’ is a scientific term that speculates on the theory of everything. In this exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art (16 August-27 October 2013 ), it is taken to mean the open-ended expansion and connections of ideas, stories Read More

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2013 Buunji National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Conference

Come join us on November 5, 6, 7 at the 2013 Buunji National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Conference at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour. Join Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and educators from around Read More

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Gamaragal at Manly Art Gallery

Manly Art Gallery & Museum and guest curator Keith Vincent Smith have assembled a fascinating exhibition of watercolours, engravings, drawings, artefacts and other objects documenting the ‘first encounters’ between English settlers and the Gamaragal, the Aboriginal people who lived at Read More

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Aboriginal Sydney phone app

Discover the history and culture of Aboriginal Sydney with these new self-guided audio-supported tours developed by Aboriginal Studies Press. The tours cover heritage and rock art sites, as well as contemporary Australian Indigenous places of significance. From the edges of Read More

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The Native Institute Exhibition

The Native Institute Exhibition is at Blacktown Arts Centre from 5 July to 21 September 2013. On a prominent and busy intersection where Rooty Hill Road North meets Richmond Road, a bare site is protected by cyclone fencing and a Read More

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Public Talk: Revisiting Bennelong Point

Paul Irish talks about his research on Aboriginal urban communities in Sydney and the origins of the Aborigines Protection Board on Friday 13 September 2013 at History House, 133 Macqurie Street, Sydney at 5-7pm. In the late 1870s Aboriginal people from south coast Read More

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This Fella, My Memory

This Fella, My Memory is the latest new work produced by Moogahlin Performing Arts with cultural consultants Aboriginal Elders Aunty Christine Blakeney and Uncle Max (Dulumunmun) Harrison. This brand new work celebrates the lives of three older women and their Read More

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NAISDA Dance College at Glebe Library

Musica Viva teams up with the students of the NAISDA Dance College to create a showcase of new music, dance and storytelling at Glebe Library on Wednesday 28 August 2013 at 8pm. Thousands of years ago out of the Dreamtime Read More

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