NAIDOC Week at Westfield Marion, Tea Tree Plaza & West Lakes | 2-9 Jul 2017

NAIDOC stands for National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee. Its origins can be traced to the emergence of Aboriginal groups in the 1920′s which sought to increase awareness in the wider community of the status and treatment of Indigenous Australians.

NAIDOC Week is held in the first full week of July. It is a time to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements and is an opportunity to recognise the contributions that Indigenous Australians make to our country and our society.

In celebration of NAIDOC Week, Westfield Tea Tree Plaza, West Lakes and Marion will be hosting a range of activities.

Westfield Tea Tree Plaza

  • Westfield NAIDOC Plaque Unveiling
  • Dot Painting Class | With Marra Dreaming, Friday 7 July 11am – 2pm
  • Basket Weaving Workshop | With Marra Dreaming, Friday 7 July 11am – 2pm
  • Gully Winds Choir | Saturday 8 July 10.30am
  • Yellaka Dance Performance | Saturday 8 July 12pm

For more information visit the Westfield Tea Tree Plaza website.

Westfield West Lakes

For more information visit the Westfield West Lakes website.

Westfield Marion

  • Art Display | Sam Gollan, located on level 2 opposite Nike
  • Masterclass | Australian Native Foods Cooking Demonstration With Rebecca Suillivan, Thursday 6 July 6pm – 8pm, free
  • Warndu Pop Up Shop| Selling Australian Native Foods, Oils, Vinegars & Brew Bags, Thursday 6, Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 July
  • Dot Painting Workshop | With Marra Dreaming, Saturday 8 July 11am – 2pm, free
  • Basket Weaving Workshop | With Marra Dreaming, Sunday 9 July 11am – 2pm, free
  • Welcome to Country | Welcome To Country will be held at the Fresh Food Mall Entrance, Monday 10 July, 10am

For more information visit the Westfield Marion website.

Westfield Locations:

Westfield Tea Tree Plaza | 976 North East Rd, Modbury

Westfield West Lakes |  111 West Lakes Boulevard, West Lakes

Westfield Marion |  297 Diagonal Rd, Oaklands Park

See the Play & Go Winter School Holiday Guide for fun ideas:

Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Westfield website.

What: NAIDOC Week at Westfield

When: Sunday 2 – Sunday 9 July 2017 (see times above)

Where: See Westfield locations above

Who: Everyone

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