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NAIDOC Cultural Celebration

General Events , Family , Community Event , Festivals and Celebrations At Raby Bay Harbour ParkRaby Bay Harbour Park

Saturday 7th August
9:00am - 1:00pm

NAIDOC Cultural Celebration

New rescheduled date!

Saturday 7 August, 9am – 1pm
Raby Bay Harbour Park, Cleveland (Nandeebie/Indillie) 

 

The NAIDOC 2021 theme – Heal Country! - invites the nation to embrace First Nations’ cultural knowledge and understanding of the connection between Country and Culture as part of this year’s NAIDOC Week celebrations across Redlands Coast.

Proudly presented by Redland City Council, the FREE NAIDOC cultural celebrations will be held on the rescheduled date of Saturday 7 August from 9am-1pm at Raby Bay Harbour Park, Cleveland, showcasing Redlands Coast’s traditional and contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island artists.

Come and enjoy performances featuring:

  • Renowned Torres Strait Island singer/songwriter Chris Tamwoy with special guest Tania-Rose Gibuma
  • Quandamooka local song-man Josh Walker and the Yulu-Burri-Ba dancers
  • Influential contemporary Indigenous musician Joe Geia and his band
  • Quandamooka cultural demonstrations by Matt Burns
  • Australian South Sea Islander and Aboriginal singer/songwriter Georgia Corowa
  • Performances by the Wagga Torres Strait Island Dance Company
  • Traditional Weaving Workshops, arts and craft activities and more!

The FREE celebrations will also include a traditional smoking ceremony and interactive dance workshops, as well as traditional arts and crafts activities. 

There will be artworks by Quandamooka artists for sale, traditional weaving workshops and a sand art display.

Stay for lunch and try the offerings from food trucks and community barbeques.

Event Details

When: 9.00am-1.00pm, Saturday 7 August 2021

Where: Raby Bay Harbour Park, Shore Street West, Cleveland (opposite the Cleveland Train Station)

What: NAIDOC cultural celebration event featuring: Traditional and contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island artists  | Live stage entertainment by some of our finest local talent including Chris Tamwoy | Cultural smoking ceremony and traditional dance workshops  | Sand art display | Arts and Craft activities | Cultural Demonstrations | Weaving workshops | Market stalls | Community barbeques | 

Location

Raby Bay Harbour Park

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