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NAIDOC Week 2022 at Rouse Hill Estate - FREE Event

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Connect with Aboriginal culture, past and present
Photo James Horan for Sydney Living Museums

Sydney Living Museums celebrates NAIDOC Week with a FREE community event on Darug Country at Rouse Hill Estate on Sunday 10 July.

The theme for 2022 is Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up! and the day's jam-packed program connects visitors with Aboriginal culture, past and present, through dance, performances, storytelling and art.

Photo James Horan for Sydney Living Museums

Celebrations begin at 10 am with a traditional Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony.

Visitors are invited to experience the Aboriginal people's long connection with the land through a range of interactive activities, including:

  • Storytelling with Uncle Wes Marne

  • A corroboree by Nulungu Dreaming

  • A performance by acclaimed singer and poet Gumaroy Newman

  • Connect with country by weaving and painting

  • Learn Darug language and join the yarning circle

  • Explore the historic Rouse Hill Estate
    Photo James Horan for Sydney Living Museums

    NAIDOC Week is celebrated by Australians from all walks of life. All are welcome to come along and participate in the range of activities and connect with the local Darug community.

    Photo James Horan for Sydney Living Museums

    Entry is FREE and bookings are essential. Register now at slm.is/naidoc. Ticket includes FREE bus transfer.

    Photo James Horan for Sydney Living Museums

    For more information and to plan your visit, please see slm.is/naidoc and follow @sydlivmus on Facebook and Instagram.

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    When: Sunday 10 July 2022 10am-3pm
    Where: Rouse Hill House & Farm, 356 Annangrove Road, Rouse Hill NSW 2155
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