Blackfella Charlie is out of sorts. The intervention is making life more difficult on his remote community, what with the proper policing of whitefella laws now. So Charlie takes off, to live the old way, but in so doing sets off a chain of events in his life that has him return to his community chastened, and somewhat the wiser.
When: 10am, Wednesday 17th June 2015
Where: Collaroy CinemaClick here to see screening flyer
ASG members and interested members of the community met Berry Park, Narrabeen where a Welcome to Country was given and a small talk, then a silent walk to the Scout Hall at Bilarong Reserve, Wakehurst Parkway. It was a journey of healing to remember the Stolen Generations, the children and their families, the meaning and repercussions of this to all Australians today. A Smoking Ceremony greet us as we arrived at the Scout Hall.Click here to see event photos
Elimatta is the quarterly magazine produced by the ASG.
Founded in 2001, the Guringai Festival aims to raise awareness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in the Northern Sydney region. The festival usually starts on Sorry Day, 26 May and goes through to the end of NAIDOC Week, the second week in July each year.
The festival involves 11 Councils and numerous reconciliation and community groups. Events include workshops, art exhibitions, performances, films and talks.
Click here to see the brochure ( 3,684 KB )
National Sorry Day is an Australian wide observance day held on May 26 each year. This day gives us a chance to come together and share the stories and walk together towards healing for the Stolen Generations, their families and communities.
When: 9am – 1pm, Tuesday 26th May
Where: The Pavilion @ The Concourse, 409 Victoria Avenue, ChatswoodClick here to see the flyer ( 2,220 KB ).