Calendar of events
NAIDOC Week: Bark petitions
|Event start||11 July 2013 11:00 am|
|Event end||11 July 2013 12:30 pm|
|Duration||1 hour and 30 minutes|
The Yirrkala bark petitions (this year’s NAIDOC theme) were the catalyst for the progression of constitutional reform and have helped to shape Australia’s 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.
Wednesday, 10 July
View the flyer (Adobe PDF)