Reconciliation Victoria Calendar
Indigenous Literacy Day
Events and fundraisers are held all across Australia to celebrate Indigenous Literacy Day
Fifty Year anniversary of the Wave Hill Walk-off
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the 'Wave Hill walk off', a defining moment in the struggle for Aboriginal land rights. In August 1966, 200 Aboriginal workers walked off the Wave Hill cattle station in the Northern Territory, protesting against poor working conditions and unpaid wages.
City of Darebin Community Conversations about renaming of Batman Park
Darebin City Council and the Wurundjeri Tribe Land Compensation and Cultural Heritage Council (Wurundjeri Council), invite the general public to join Aboriginal Elders in a series of community conversations to discuss the renaming of Batman Park.
August Local Groups Forum
Date: 2016-08-13 | Time:11am - 2.30pm
ANTaR Victoria is hosting the next Local Groups Forum at the Father Tucker Centre in Fitzroy, right beside their headquarters behind the Brotherhood of St Laurence. The forum, supported by Reconciliation Victoria, will be an opportunity for local group members from across Victoria to gather and discuss past, present and future practices that look to furthering our collective cause for a reconciled nation.
Local community celebrations were held across Australia to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Anniversary of the National Apology to the Stolen Generations
Saturday 13th February marks the 8th Anniversary of the National Apology to Australia's First Peoples – a sacred moment in our nation's history that must never be forgotten. Find out how you can commemorate this important anniversary!
Reconciliation Victoria AGM and Annual Statewide Forum
Date: 2015-10-10 | Time:10am for 10.30am start
Our AGM is being held in conjunction with ANTaR Victoria’s AGM and a Reconciliation Forum, with guest speaker Clare Land and entertainment by Monica Weightman and friends. Morning tea and Lunch will be provided.
Protests against forced closures
The third global call to action to stop the forced closures of remote Aboriginal communities takes place 26 - 28 June. Once again there will be rallies happening all over Australia.
The Long Walk - 2016 Womens Luncheon
Date: 2016-10-14 | Time:11.30am - 3pm
Join Michael Long and the Original Walkers to celebrate Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander women's leadership and achievements. Enjoy a day filled with inspirational speakers, performers and of course the opportunity to meet people from across the public, corporate and community sectors.