With Stories From Solitude, we’re exploring how we can bring people together, build connections and establish a sense of identity in times of solitude.
Premieres Thursday 27 August 2020
Sage aims to remind us of the commonalities that we all share, be it through intimacy, touch, death, connection or solitude.
10am Mon 9 Nov | Wed 11 Nov | Fri 13 Nov
Join Libraries ACT for some special NAIDOC Week fun.
11am Mon 9 Nov | 11am Sun 15 Nov
Wiradjrui Echoes’ undisputed passion for Indigenous culture has made a difference to many Indigenous and non-Indigenous people.
11am Tue 10 Nov | 7pm Thu 12 Nov
Dale Robert Huddleston is a renowned singer, songwriter and artist. He is a drawcard at events and festivals.
4:30pm Tue 10 Nov | 4:30pm Thu 12 Nov
Larry Brandy is a Wiradjuri man who has been sharing his Wiradjuri culture in Canberra and surrounding regions for over 30 years.
7pm Tue 10 Nov | 4pm Sun 15 Nov
Sistas in Song is a collaboration between talented First Nations vocalists Belle Whyte and Monica Moore.
11am Wed 11 Nov
Angela is a proud Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta and Kamilaroi woman. She teaches the tradition of coil basket weaving and children’s cultural activities.
7:30pm Wed 11 Nov | 8pm Fri 13 Nov
Mama has broken the isolation blackness and is back to bring Luv to your world!
3pm Sat 8 Nov
Award-winning singer Johnny Huckle has been performing around the country for over thirty years.
Official artist for NAIDOC in the North
Kristie Peters is the artist behind the incredible artwork, titled Coming Together, featured on this year’s NAIDOC in the North posters.
2pm Sat 14 Nov
Join the Ginninderry Conservation Trust with special guest Aaron Chatfield from Dreamtime Connections. Please note that places are limited, and bookings are essential to take part in this experience.
Aaron will present a one hour workshop exploring a range of cultural tools and objects, alongside a talk on traditional Aboriginal plant use. A wonderful opportunity to deepen your knowledge of culture and history.
4pm Fri 13 Nov
Bush Tucker and Traditional Weaving at the Link. Guests will be treated to a cooking and plant use demonstration from Adam Schipp of Yurbay.
Entries close midnight 22 Nov 2020
The Share your NAIDOC video competition invites schools, early learning centres, OSHC programs and childcare facilities from across the ACT to share how they are celebrating NAIDOC 2020 – Always Was, Always Will Be.
10am Sun 15 Nov
Ngunnawal knowledge holder, Richie Allen will lead you on a cultural tour of one of Gungahlin’s most loved natural spaces, Mulligans Flat.