Because of her, we can!

8-15 July, 2018

This years theme celebrates the essential role that women have played - and continue to play - as active and significant role models at the community, local, state and national levels.

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NAIDOC Logos and Banners

NAIDOC Logos and Banners

NAIDOC Awards Ceremony

NAIDOC Awards Ceremony

News + Media

Stay up-to-date on the latest news, stories and social media updates through the National NAIDOC News and Media centre.

Marlee Hutton

Marlee Hutton - Marine Scientist

2018 Award Winners

Prominent Aboriginal leaders top 2018 National NAIDOC Awards list

John Paul Janke, NAIDOC Committee

John Paul Janke, NAIDOC Committee

NAIDOC Week Events

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held around the country each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The week is celebrated not just in our Indigenous communities but also in increasing number of government agencies, community organisations, local councils, workplaces, schools and sporting groups.

Colony: Frontier Wars

15/03/2018 - 10:00am to 02/09/2018 - 5:00pm
NGV Australia, Federation Square Vic
Painting by Leeann Merritt, Ollie looking proud of himself on a horse

Nganang Badimaya Wangga - Yarns with Gami Ollie George

21/06/2018 - 10:00am to 12/08/2018 - 4:00pm
Moran Gallery NSW

Serving Country

29/06/2018 - 11:00am to 29/07/2018 - 3:00pm
The Landship Gallery, Headland Park Artist Precinct, Mosman NSW


29/06/2018 - 6:00pm to 21/07/2018 - 5:30pm
Kerrie Lowe Gallery NSW

Our Culture, Our Country

01/07/2018 - 7:30am to 31/07/2018 - 6:00pm
Alice Springs Desert Park NT

City of Joondalup Exhibition - Joondalup Boorungur by Sharyn Egan

02/07/2018 - 10:00am to 27/07/2018 - 2:30pm
Joondalup Art Gallery 4/48 Central Walk, Joondalup WA

Blackie Blackie Brown

05/07/2018 - 7:00pm to 29/07/2018 - 6:00pm
Malthouse Theatre Vic
Blackie Blackie Brown- Malthouse Theatre

Blackie Blackie Brown: The Traditional Owner of Death

05/07/2018 - 7:30pm to 29/07/2018 - 6:00pm
The Coopers Malthouse Vic

Adelaide and Monarto Zoo NAIDOC school holiday program

07/07/2018 - 9:30am to 22/07/2018 - 5:00pm
Adelaide and Monarto Zoo SA