Sun, Jul 03|
NAIDOC Week 2022
Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!
Time & Location
Jul 03, 2022, 12:00 AM – Jul 10, 2022, 11:50 PM
Warrnambool, 135 Kepler St, Warrnambool VIC 3280, Australia
About the event
See below the release from National NAIDOC on this deadly new theme!
(Our event shedule will be released closer to the date. Keep an eye out on our socials!)
"Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!
We have a proud history of getting up, standing up, and showing up.
From the frontier wars and our earliest resistance fighters to our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities fighting for change today—we continue to show up.
Now is our time. We cannot afford to lose momentum for change.
We all must continue to Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up! for systemic change and keep rallying around our mob, our Elders, our communities.
It must be a genuine commitment by all of us to and support and secure institutional, structural, collaborative, and cooperative reforms.
It’s also time to celebrate the many who have driven and led change in our communities over generations—they have been the heroes and champions of change, of equal rights and even basic human rights.
Getting Up, Standing Up, and Showing Up can take many forms.
We need to move beyond just acknowledgement, good intentions, empty words and promises, and hollow commitments.
For more info on the theme, visit: https://www.naidoc.org.au/get-involved/2022-theme"