26 January – Invasion Day
Don’t celebrate – Change the Date
Sunday 26 January 2014
Parliament Lawns – Hobart
Australia is the only nation in the world that marks the day of invasion as a national day of celebration.
Many Australians recognise that 26 January is not an appropriate date for celebrations and support the call for a new date which is respectful of Aboriginal people’s culture and heritage.
A rally and commemoration will be held to honour the lives and land that were stolen during ...
Tuesday 10th December 2013
11 - 12.30 Official Presentation in the Pyramids
milaythina - Song for Community and Country
Emily Burgess Story – the first office
State Secretary Speech
Photo Slide Show – Thank you to those whose shoulders we stand upon
‘Tasmanian Aborigine’ - poetry reading
Presentations from the Regions
T-Shirt and Memorabilia Display with games and prizes: Wear your Aboriginal t-shirts and hats.
Displays of cultural materials and photos
12.30 - 1pm Cultural Lunch
Open Community Festival Celebration all around Risdon Cove
Cook your ...