All events

Michelle DeShong

First Nations Women in Governance

Wednesday, 8 June 2016

The Australian Rural Leadership Foundation would like to invite you to a lunchtime talk by Michelle Deshong, Fulbright Scholar.

National Native Title Conference 2016 logo

National Native Title Conference 2016

Wednesday, 1 June 2016

The National Native Title Conference 2016 'strong culture, strong country, strong future' will be held from Wednesday 1 - Friday 3 June at The Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Northern Territory. 

Cultural safety in policy and practice seminar

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

This seminar brings together key experts in health education to lead discussion of cultural safety in policy and practice.

Woven basket entitled Bird's Nest by Dorothy Bienuwanga

Weaving Culture Market Day

Monday, 7 March 2016

Two remote art centres with distinctive weaving techniques will be in Canberra for ONE DAY ONLY – don’t miss the chance to purchase your very own piece of unique woven art!

Community Yarn Up flyer

Community Yarn Up

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

Serving Our Country will document the contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in defence and auxiliary services from the Boer War until 2000.

Yankirri Jukurrpa (Emu Dreaming) - Ngarlikurlangu by Geraldine Nangala Gallagher

Warlpiri Art Market Day

Friday, 4 December 2015

AIATSIS is proud to host the second Warlpiri Art Market Day on the lawns of Acton Peninsula for two days this December. This rare opportunity brings original Aboriginal artworks from Yuendumu and Lajamanu communities from the Northern Territory direct to the Canberra public.

Image from the film Sunny and the Dark Horse

Sunny and the Dark Horse screening

Monday, 9 November 2015

AIATSIS Chairperson Professor Mick Dodson AM will introduce a special screening of Sunny and the Dark Horse as part of the Canberra International Film Festival.

Reclamation of traditional foods in Indigenous communities: Benefits, barriers and challenges

Monday, 2 November 2015

 Indigenous identity is inherent with the land and is shared with us through traditional food activities. The loss of traditional food practices, the sharing of culture and lore, along with other life skills, has left Indigenous communities seeking to reclaim traditional customs including food harvesting.

Book launch: Old Man's Story

Wednesday, 9 September 2015

You're invited to the book launch of Old Man's Story: The last Thoughts of Kakadu Elder Bill Neidjie, published by Aboriginal Studies

Part of the book cover of Old Man's Story The Last Thoughts of Kakadu Elder Bill Neidjie

In conversation: Old Man's Story by Big Bill Neidjie

Wednesday, 9 September 2015

Audio now available for In conversation: Old Man's Story by Big Bill Neidjie