Visit the MCA during National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) Week and experience a range of free public programs.
This year’s theme Our Languages Matter will provide opportunities for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal audiences to celebrate the culture, heritage and achievements of what makes Australia unique.
All events are free
3 – 7 July: Lunch Time Screenings
Celebrate NAIDOC Week with lunchtime screenings by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers. Laugh, cry, be amazed and enlightened with a broad selection of films accessible to families and audiences of all ages.
Monday 3 July, 12.30pm: Selected films by the Mulka Project
Tuesday 4 July, 12.30pm: Tall Man
Wednesday 5 July, 12.30pm: Buckskin
Thursday 6 July, 12.30pm: BabaKiueria & Black Panther Woman
Friday 7 July, 12.30pm: Ten Canoes
5 July, 5.30pm: Forum: Speaking our Language
Hear the stories of Aboriginal classroom teachers/educators who have been working on the ground across NSW, connecting communities with their languages.
5 July, 7.30pm: Singing On Country
Hear from two families of strong women as they share their experience and stories of awakening their languages through song.