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  NAIDOC Week: Bark petitions 

Event start11 July 2013 11:00 am
Event end11 July 2013 12:30 pm
Duration1 hour and 30 minutes
Description

The Yirrkala bark petitions (this years NAIDOC theme) were the catalyst for the progression of constitutional reform and have helped to shape Australias acknowledgement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders land rights.

View a selection of Yirrkala bark paintings, learn about the significance of Country to Aboriginal people and have a go at creating your own bark painting.

Limited numbers.

Wednesday, 10 July
1:30 pm 3:00 pm
Thursday, 11 July
11:00 am 12:30 pm

Location:
Centre for Learning and Discovery, Level 2
Link Foyer

View the flyer (Adobe PDF)