Dr Jonathon Newchurch
Jonathan is a proud Narungga and Kaurna man from South Australia. John was the first in his family to attend university where he graduated with a medical degree from the University of Adelaide. Since university he has completed General Practice training, and now splits his time working in anaesthetics and palliative medicine.
Jonathan believes that NAIDOC is about celebrating and sharing culture with everyone through the continuation of learning and connecting to people, land and dreaming. Jonathan was the 2013 South Australian NAIDOC Scholar of the Year and joined the National NAIDOC Committee in 2016.
What does NAIDOC mean to you?
NAIDOC is about celebrating and sharing our culture with everyone. Learning and connecting to people, land and dreaming.