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NAIDOC Week Events to Attend Across South Australia!

National NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia in the first week of July every year, celebrating and recognising the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

NAIDOC Week is an opportunity for all Australians to learn about First Nations cultures, histories and to participate in celebrations of the oldest continuous living culture on earth, giving everyone the opportunity to get to know their local Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander communities.

Across South Australia, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in both metro and rural areas, with local councils, community groups and Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations hosting events, workshops and more for the local community.

We have compiled some of the events happening around the state and some of the best spots to find out more information.

If you would like further information about the listed events, please hit the link on each location. 

Enjoy!

Whyalla

EVENT

TIME/LOCATON

NAIDOC MARCH - From Plaza Youth Centre Walking to Norton Park

Friday, 1st July, 10am

Elder's Luncheon (invite only)

Monday 4th July, 11am

Community Day at Norton Park

Thursday, 7th July, 10am

Golf Day at Whyalla Golf Club

Friday, 8th July, 10am

Kids Disco at D Faces (10-17 years old)

Friday, 8th July, 6.30pm-8.30pm

Free movie (Encanto) at the Middleback Theatre

Saturday, 9th July, 1pm

Ceduna

EVENT

TIME/LOCATION

Church Service, Traditional Dancing

Sunday, 3rd July

NAIDOC March, Traditional Dancing, NAIDOC Family day

Monday, 4th July

Elders Luncheon, Quiz Night

Wednesday, 6th July

Golf Tournament, Redcross Community BBQ

Thursday, 7th July

Women's Football Carnival

Saturday, 9th July

Nunga Screen, Country Arts SA

Sunday, 10th July

Community Wellbeing Day

Monday, 12th July

Children's Fancy Dress

Tuesday, 13th July

Silent Disco

Wednesday, 14th July

NAIDOC Youth Ball

Thursday, 15th July

NAIDOC Adult Ball, Traditional Dancing

Friday, 16th July

Port Augusta

EVENT

TIME/LOCATON

Church sing-along

Sunday, 3rd July, 1pm

MoZzi x Inkataja: New Moon (public screening) *limited*

Sunday, 3rd July,, 7pm

Smoking Ceremony and Corporate Breakfast

Monday, 4th July, 6.30pm

Opening Ceremony

Monday, 4th July, 10am

Colour Run

Monday, 4th July, 1pm

Scarf Workshop

Monday, 4th July, 2.30pm

NAIDOC Awards (Live!) and NAIDOC News

Monday, 4th July, 6pm

Culture Day (Live!)

Tuesday, 5th July, 1pm

Quiz night and NAIDOC News

Tuesday, 5th July, 7pm

MoZzi x Inkatja: (School Session)

Wednesday, 6th July, 10am and 11.30am

Hospital NAIDOC Celebrations

Wednesday, 6th July, 10.30am-1.30pm

Mini Ball

Wednesday, 6th July, 5pm

Yarns Around the Campfire

Wednesday, 6th July, 7pm

NAIDOC News

Wednesday, 6th July, 7.30pm

Nunga Screening (School Session)

Thursday, 7th July, 10am

NAIDOC Youth Day

Thursday, 7th July, 11am-2.30pm

Remembrance Ceremony

Thursday, 7th July, 2.30pm

Connected Beginnings Open Day

Thursday, 7th July, 2pm-4pm

Nunga Screening (public screening)

Thursday, 7th July, 7pm

NAIDOC News

Thursday, 7th July, 7.30pm

Community Breakfast

Friday, 8th July, 8pm

Smoking Ceremony

Friday, 8th July, 9.30pm

March

Friday, 8th July, 10am

Youth Centre NAIDOC Family Day

Friday, 8th July, 12pm

NAIDOC Ball *Limited*

Friday, 8th July, 7pm

Murray Bridge/Moorundi Service Area

EVENT

TIME/LOCATON

Bridge Walk, Murray Bridge

Followed by flag raising and NAIDOC Award ceremony at the council chambers.

Monday, 4th July, 9.15am meet for 9.30am start

Mannum Family Fun Day at the Mannum Council Office

Tuesday, 5th July, 10am

Story Time at the Murray Bridge Library

Wednesday, 6th July, 10.30-12.30

Nunga Screen 2022 at Centenary Hall, Goolwa

Wednesday, 6th July, 10.30am, 1pm, and 6.30pm

Meningie event

Thursday, 7th July, 11.30am-2pm

Tailem Bend cultural performance and morning tea

Friday, 8th July, 10am-12pm

Murray Bridge Colour Fun Run and Family Fun day – Sturt Reserve

Monday, 11th July, 10am onward

Victor Harbor Library

Monday, 11th July, 10.30am-11.30am

Tintinara cultural performance at Tintinara War Memorial Hall

Sunday, 30th July, 10am-12pm

NAIDOC Events – South Australia

EVENT

TIME/LOCATON

Indigenous Weaving Workshop, Campbell Town Arthouse, 168 Montacute Road, Rostrevor SA

Sunday, 3rd July, 10am-2pm

NAIDOC Week in Port Adelaide, Family Centre, 58 Dale Street, Port Adelaide, SA

Wednesday, 6th July, 10am-3pm

NAIDOC Event, Indigenous Servicemen, Ngutungka West Lakes, 9 Charles Street, West Lakes SA

Friday, 8th July, 10am-12pm

NAIDOC Event - Warndu Mai (Good Food), Ngutungka West Lakes, 9 Charles Street, West Lakes SA

Friday, 8th July, 1.30am-2.30pm

Indigenous Art Workshop: Working and Painting with Ochre, Ngutungka West Lakes, 9 Charles Street, West Lakes SA

Sunday, 10th July, 10am-11.30am

Additional NAIDOC Week posters and resources can be found at the following locations:

The NAIDOC offical website

National Indigenous Australians Agency