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When is NAIDOC Week in 2020?

NAIDOC Week will be held from 5 to 12 July 2020. 

NAIDOC Week is held in the first week (a Sunday to Sunday) of July that incorporates the second Friday – which historically was celebrated as 'National Aboriginal Day'.

When and where is the 2020 National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony?

The 2020 National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony will be held in Alice Springs, NT. The date of the Awards Ceremony will be confirmed at a later date.

Where can I purchase tickets to the 2020 National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony?

Tickets for the 2020 National NAIDOC Awards ceremony are expected to come on sale, early May 2020. Make sure you sign up to the National NAIDOC e-newsletter keep up to date on ticket sales and all things NAIDOC!

What is the theme for NAIDOC Week in 2020?

The National NAIDOC Theme for 2020 is - Always Was, Always Will Be.

What is NAIDOC Week?

NAIDOC Week celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC Week is celebrated by all Australians and is a great opportunity to learn more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

What events are on in my community?

You are able to search for NAIDOC Events that are close to you by visiting our NAIDOC Week Events page!

How can I get a copy of the 2019 National NAIDOC poster or other promotional products?

To download your own copy of the 2019 National NAIDOC poster or order a copy visit our poster page!

When do nominations for the poster competition open?

The 2020 National NAIDOC Poster competition has now opened! Visit the poster competition entry page to submit your artwork now!

Where can I download the NAIDOC logo?

The 2020 NAIDOC Logo can be downloaded online. The logo must be used in its entirety and cannot be used for commercial purposes (commercial purposes include use of the logo on any promotional material that is used to make a profit).

How do I apply for funding for NAIDOC activities in my community?

The 2020 NAIDOC Grants Funding round will open by March 2020. To be notified ahead of the grants round opening please join the National NAIDOC e-newsletter.

When do the National NAIDOC Award nominations open?

The 2020 National NAIDOC Award Nominations have now opened. Visit the award nominations page to find out more.

How do I join the National NAIDOC Committee?

Expressions of interest to join the Committee are currently closed. Keep an eye on the NAIDOC website for future rounds.

How do I contact the National NAIDOC Committee?

Our contact details can be found on the Contact Us page.