The Bellingen Shire community is invited to acknowledge and celebrate NAIDOC week at the following events:
- An Aboriginal Flag raising ceremony and morning tea at 9.45am on Thursday 12 July in Maam Gaduying Park.
- A display of Indigenous resources will be available at each library including children’s and adult story books, books by aboriginal authors, as well as cultural and history books.
- Indigenous themed school holiday activities for children including dreamtime animals made from yarn, indigenous themed painting of hand and feet boards
Urunga Library: 11.00am Wednesday11 July
Dorrigo Library: 10.30am Thursday 12 July
Bellingen Library: A range of indigenous themed activities throughout the week
Because of her, we can! is this year’s theme in celebration of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander women in the community.