NAIDOC Week- Wawi Festival
Wawi Festival 9-16 September
Wagga Wagga NAIDOC Week celebrations will take place in September this year and are an opportunity to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and to recognise the contributions of Indigenous Australians in various fields. All Australians are encouraged to participate.
This year the Wagga NAIDOC Committee have created a cultural festival with activities for the whole family to enjoy, including:
* NAIDOC Yarn Up
* 'Because of Her, We Can' High Tea
* Cultural Tour of Aboriginal Significant Sites
* NAIDOC Ball & Awards
* WAWI Cultural Day
For more information or tickets to the above events go to wagganaidoc.com
Tickets can be purchased online or at Wagga Wagga City Council customer service (cnr Morrow & Baylis Sts)
Proudly supported by Prime Minister and Cabinet, Aboriginal Affairs NSW, Intereach, Wagga Wagga City Council, Department of Justice-Aboriginal Services Unit, Transport NSW, Catholic Education Diocese of Wagga Wagga, Aunty Kath Withers, Uncle James Ingram and Sue Mcpherson.
Artwork: Wawi (2008), Sue Mcpherson, Artist