This NAIDOC Week, we take a moment to recognise the essential role Indigenous women play in our community.
5 July 2018

NAIDOC week is being held around the country from 8 to 15 July and the theme is 'Because of her I can'. The theme celebrates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women’s achievements, passion and strength throughout history. This NAIDOC week take a moment to reflect on how Indigenous women have contributed to our society through their wisdom, sacrifice and culture.

Some of our national cultural institutions are hosting events and activities to mark the occasion:

National Film and Sound Archive

For more information visit the NFSA website

National Portrait Gallery

For more information visit the NPG website.

Australian National Maritime Museum

For more information visit the ANMM website.

The National Gallery of Australia

  • Culture to Catwalk—6 July
  • Create Space: Weaving—8 July
  • Sketchy Wednesday—11 July
  • Art Explorer: Woven Adornment—13 July
  • Sketchy Wednesday: NAIDOC Week—18 July

For more information visit the NGA website

The National Library of Australia

For more information visit the NLA website

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