Cultural Awareness Webinar

Indigenous Cultural Awareness Free webinar

Experience a Welcome to Country, hear from local Community Elders, listen to creatives and witness a deadly Q&A panel. This event was held on Monday 28 September 2020. Walk with us towards a shared future, acknowledging our shared history, brought to you from Wurundjeri Country. The webinar runs for 90 minutes.

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  • 8:18 – Content advice to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • 8:30 – Introduction to webinar with MC Nelson Aldridge and Uncle Ralph Hume
  • 12:05 – Story of Coranderrk and Welcome to Country with Aunty Julie Coombes
  • 22:25 – Presentation from Aunty Lea Jones, Chairperson of YRC Indigenous Advisory Committee
  • 26:26 – Poetry reading from Nikki Madgwick
  • 30:00 – Break
  • 39:58 – Panel Q&A with MC Nelson Aldridge, Uncle Dave Wandin, Nikki Madgwick and Shenae Costigan from Oonah Health and Community Services Aboriginal Corporation, Uncle Ralph Hume
  • 1:36:58 – Finish


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