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Join us for National Sorry Day 2017

Date: 9.30am to 11.30am, Friday 26 May
Guest speakers: Wurundjeri Elder Aunty Georgina Nicholson, MMIGP Elder and Mayor of Maroondah, Cr Tony Dib, JP
Venue: Maroondah Federation Estate, 32 Greenwood Avenue, Ringwood VIC 3134

In recognition of National Sorry Day on 26 May and National Reconciliation Week running from 27 May to 3 June, Council in collaboration with our local Indigenous Elders and Wurundjeri Elders have developed a vibrant programme of events at Maroondah Federation Estate.

Activities and events

Activities and events will include a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony; and performances by the Mullum Mullum Community Choir and Kutcha Edwards.

It will be the last opportunity to view the Cultural Connections by Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place Art Collective at Maroondah Access Gallery.

This is a free community event and everyone is welcome.

Council is committed to working collaboratively towards Reconciliation. We look forward to launching the inaugural Reconciliation Action Plan this year.

During Reconciliation Week, 27 May – 3 June, Realm Library storytimes will have an Indigenous theme. Bookings are essential, phone 9800 6430 to make a booking.