2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages
The Australian Government Action Plan continues to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages under the IY2019. Our Action Plan complements the IY2019 UNESCO Action Plan.
Find out more about the many activities and programs happening around Australia to protect, preserve and promote Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages.
Across the country, people are identifying with or speaking different traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages. Tell us what languages you identify with.
Calendar of activities
Take a look at our Calendar of activities to find out what’s happening in your area to celebrate International Year of Indigenous Languages