Celebrate National Reconciliation Week at the Greythorn Community Hub

Wed 2 June 2021
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Greythorn Community Hub, Balwyn North

2 Centre Way
Balwyn North VIC 3104

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06/02/2021 4:30pm 06/02/2021 6:00pm Celebrate National Reconciliation Week at the Greythorn Community Hub Join us at a special community event to celebrate the rich history and cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, as part of National Reconciliation Week. Experience a smoking ceremony performed by a Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Elder, and a live didgeridoo and storytelling performance by world-renowned Top End Larrakia artist, Ash Dargan. Enjoy a light snack inspired by seasonal native Australian flavours prepared by Charcoal Lane, a social enterprise partnership between the Victorian Aboriginal Health Service and Mission Australia.  In line with this year’s theme: ‘More than a word. Reconciliation takes action’, we are developing a Boroondara Reconciliation Strategy. Consultation is set to commence by June 2021. This is a significant step towards achieving reconciliation nationally and here in Boroondara. To stay up to date and for opportunities to have your say, view our Reconciliation Strategy and sign up to our mailing list.   , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

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Join us at a special community event to celebrate the rich history and cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, as part of National Reconciliation Week.

Experience a smoking ceremony performed by a Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Elder, and a live didgeridoo and storytelling performance by world-renowned Top End Larrakia artist, Ash Dargan.

Enjoy a light snack inspired by seasonal native Australian flavours prepared by Charcoal Lane, a social enterprise partnership between the Victorian Aboriginal Health Service and Mission Australia. 

In line with this year’s theme: ‘More than a word. Reconciliation takes action’, we are developing a Boroondara Reconciliation Strategy. Consultation is set to commence by June 2021.

This is a significant step towards achieving reconciliation nationally and here in Boroondara. To stay up to date and for opportunities to have your say, view our Reconciliation Strategy and sign up to our mailing list.

 
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Liz O'Loughlin
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