All events

National Reconciliation Week

Tuesday, 27 May 2014

National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is celebrated across Australia each year from 27 May to 3 June. The dates mark two significant milestones in the reconciliation journey – the 1967 referendum and the High Court Mabo decision.

After 200 Years - Photographic exhibit at Parliament House

Saturday, 24 May 2014

The After 200 Years photographic exhibition opens to the public Saturday 24 May 2014 at Parliament House as part of 50th anniversary celebrations of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS).

Occasional seminar - Could Do It Better: An Indigenous Heritage Report Card

Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Presented by Prof. Richard Mackay, AM.

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Launch of Calling the Shots - Aboriginal Photographies

Thursday, 3 April 2014

Calling the Shots: Aboriginal Photographies

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Launch of Arresting Incarceration

Friday, 28 March 2014

Join Professor Mick Dodson AM as he launches Aboriginal Studies Press’s new publication.

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National Indigenous Studies Conference 2014

Wednesday, 26 March 2014

The 2014 Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) National Indigenous Studies Conference examined how far Australia had come in the area of Indigenous studies in the past 50 years.

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Kakadu Man launch of AIATSIS 50 year anniversary

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

On Tuesday 25 March 2014, AIATSIS will officially launch its 50th Anniversary featuring an ancient and sacred Lorrkkon Ceremony from the Northern Territory.

Launch of AIATSIS Elevate RAP

Monday, 24 March 2014

The AIATSIS Executive Board of Management invites you to the launch of our AIATSIS Elevate Reconciliation Action Plan 2014 – 2016.

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International Women's Day 2014

Thursday, 6 March 2014

Every March, AIATSIS proudly acknowledges the outstanding contribution made by Indigenous and non-Indigenous women to the Institute and to our nation. Staff and invited guests will gather at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres S

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Sea of Hands

Monday, 3 February 2014

The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) is creating a sea of 15,000 hands to commemorate the sixth anniversary of the National Apology to Australia’s First Peoples.