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Join the National NAIDOC Committee!

National Naidoc Committee EOI now open

Applications are now open for membership of the National NAIDOC Committee.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of setting the national direction for NAIDOC Week celebrations across the country over the next decade.

The National NAIDOC Committee makes key decisions on National NAIDOC activities each year including selecting the focus city, developing a national theme, selecting the National NAIDOC Poster Competition winner and National NAIDOC award recipients and working with Indigenous and non-Indigenous organisations and key stakeholders to help build on the success and reach of NAIDOC Week.

NAIDOC Week and the National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony play a vital and unique role in celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander excellence,

Membership of the National NAIDOC Committee is voluntary, and no remuneration is provided for the position. Travel and accommodation to participate in Committee meetings and to attend the National NAIDOC Awards event is provided in line with the National Indigenous Australians Agency’s (NIAA) travel policy.

NNC members will be appointed for a term of three years commencing from the first meeting after the expression of interest process. NNC Members can only serve a maximum of two consecutive terms.

Applicants must be Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander to apply.

Previous applications submitted in the NNC 2020 EOI process are automatically considered. If you applied and would like to update your application, please contact the NAIDOC Secretariat on:

If you wish to discuss the NNC Member EOI Application please send an email to: with a contact number and a NIAA team member will contact you

More information on how to apply including the selection criteria can be found on the NAIDOC Website (

Successful applicants will commence duties in September 2021

Applications close COB on Wednesday 22 September 2021

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We acknowledge all First Peoples of the beautiful lands on which we live and celebrate their enduring knowledge and connections to Country. We honour the wisdom of and pay respect to Elders past and present.