Local NAIDOC Events Calendar

Event Date: 9 Jul 2015 - 12:00
Location: Mornington Island, Qld
Event Venue: SACRED Festival Grounds, Large Oval.

Mornington Shire Council are collaborating with the Mornington Island community to bring to life the first Island Family Fun Run. The event is aimed to engage with the entire community, service providers, students and visitors on sacred ground. Elders will be sharing stories of cultural significance as families walk the scenic track around the rim of the island, past sacred burial sites and areas of local indigenous importance. The event is aimed to celebrate and educate the generations and families about the land and it's historical significance. The ISLAND FUN RUN will provide ALL

Event Date: 11 Jul 2015 - 09:00
Location: Bowen, Qld
Event Venue: Bowen Sound Shell, Front Beach, Bowen

Family Fun Day, Free Event, Street March, Food Stalls and Kup Murri, Youth Art Activities, Art Competition Judging, Community NAIDOC Awards Presentation, Local Art & Craft Stalls, On stage activities. A fun filled day of celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture in the Whitsundays open to the whole community.