Strong Black Voices Meetings
Flyer for the first round of Strong Black Voices meetings here. ALICE SPRINGS Thursday 16 January 5pm BRISBANE Tuesday 28 January 5:30pm PERTH Tuesday 28 January 5:30pm TOWNSVILLE Wednesday 29 January 5:30pm ADELAIDE Wednesday 29 January 5:30pm MELBOURNE Thursday 30 January 5:30pm SYDNEY Friday 31 January 5:30pm CANBERRA Monday 10 February 5:30pm
Human Rights Day Event 10 December
Click here for info about the event.
Congress in Wuggubun, WA
Co-Chair Kirstie Parker addressed the Kimberley Land Council AGM on Wednesday 25 September 2013 Click here to read the media report.
A.C.T. Ethically Workshops
UN Declaration Workshop Series: Past Workshops
Cairns 22 NovemberClick here for more info. Wagga Wagga 18 November Click here for more info. Darwin 11 November. Click here for more info. Alice Springs 14 October. Click here for more info. Broome 20 September. Click here for more info. Perth 21 August and Thursday Island 29 August. Click here for more info.
Public Events NC13 Cairns 19-21 July
Click here to see info on the Community Expo and Opening Ceremony for our annual national meeting, NC 13.
Congress Yarn Up, Perth
Congress hosted a general Yarn Up in Perth with WA-based Directors and Delegates. Click here to see info about this event.
Congress, The Constitution & our mobs
Congress and Marrin Weejali co-hosted a Yarn Up in Western Sydney to discuss the progress and updates of Congress and Constitutional Recognition for our mobs. Click here to see more info about the event.
Pacific Preparatory Meeting: World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
Congress and NSWALC co-hosted a preparatory meeting in Sydney in the lead up to the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples in 2014. The aim of the meeting was to determine what key human rights issues and strategies Indigenous Peoples from the Pacific Region would like to table for discussion at the 2014 world conference. Click here to see the report from the meeting. Click here to see the Pacific Statement and Outcomes Document.
Rock for Recognition:
A series of Constitutional Recognition concerts with Dan Sultan and guests in Melbourne, Sydney, Perth and Fremantle from 8-11 Nov 2012 was presented by ANTaR, Oxfam, Congress and You Me Unity. Check out the videos from the concerts here.
Public Events at NC12 Alice Springs 25-27 September
Congress hosted two public events as a part of our annual Delegates’ Policy meeting, NC12 in Alice Springs in September. Click here to see details of the opening ceremony and morning tea and the conference wrap-up event.
Congress Youth Program: Redfern Meet and Greet
Congress hosted this panel at the Redfern Community Centre on 25 June 2012 for the young Congress members who were part of our first members’ skills development program. Click here to see the flyer
First Peoples of Australia in the Australian Constitution Forum
Congress and 98.9FM this hosted community forum on Constitutional change in Brisbane 2 May 2012. An edited version of the program was broadcast on Thursday 17 May on Let’s Talk on 98.9fm in Brisbane (and through the NIRS) at 9am.