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Boodjari Yorgas & Koolangka Children’s Day Event

Event Details:

Kindy and Pre Primary children will gather at Collie Community Garden to plant vegetable seedlings in a custom made Aboriginal Children’s Day garden box.

A Collie Noonghar Elder will open the day with a Welcome to country and Collie community Agencies and Elders will facilitate complimentary activities for the children, including boomerang painting and face painting with Collie Ochres. Children will sing some songs in Noonghar Language and it will be a great day for Noonghar children to show case there talents and culture with Collie Kids.

A lunch of home made Kangaroo rissoles, salad and fruit will be served.

Boodjari Yorgas and Koolangka is a collaboration between Western Australian Country Health (WACHS) and South West Aboriginal Medical Service (SWAMS) with the aim of delivering a culturally competent health services to Aboriginal Pregnant women and there children

 

Location:

Collie Community Garden

Near the corner of Prinsep Street South and Bunbury Street, Collie

Contact

For more information please contact Julie-Ann Dowdell via julie-ann.dowdell@swams.com.au