The Event Showcase is a great way to find how other organisations, communities, friends and families are celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day all across Australia!
If you want to better promote your own local event, simply fill out the event registration and let everyone know how you’re going to celebrate our little ones on 4 August.
Follow the link for your state or territory to find a local event in your area.
Burnie – Aboriginal Training Programs – TasTafe
We will be celebrating Children’s Day with a display, activities for children and adults, cookies and Witchetty Grubs for tasting. The event will be held on Tuesday 7 August 10.30am – Campus Library at TasTAFE, 41-43 Mooreville Road, Burnie TAS.
Contact Michelle Purdy 03 6477 7504
Circular Head – Circular Head Aboriginal Corporation
Children’s Day at our playgroup, we will be having aboriginal face painting, balloon making, dance party and dress up party and cultural craft.
Contact Adele Hugo and Kristy Ollington 0407 929 666
Cygnet – South East Tasmanian Aboriginal Corporation
Celebration and awareness of Children’s Day through our mums & bubs playgroup.
Contact Liz Clark 03 6295 1125
Flinders Island – FIAAI (Mums & Bubs Group)
FIAAI will celebrate National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s day, on Friday the 3rd August with a BBQ, a collaborative piece of art produced on the day, music, story telling and games.
Contact Tash Blyth 03 6359 3532
Hobart – The Friends’ School
Two of our Year 6 students have a leadership role of raising Indigenous awareness across the primary school. They will speak in assembly and address all the primary school and parents about the significance of ATSI Children’s Day. They have then organised all students across grades in ‘vertical groups’ to work with a Year 6 student. Students will learn about the creation of Trowunna and cultural practices of the Tasmania Aboriginal people. Students will create a mural to be placed at the school.
Moonah – Child Care Connections
This Children’s Day, we will holding a family afternoon tea.
Contact Selina Hill 03 6216 6611
Piyura Kitina (Risdon Cove) – Tasmanian Aboriginal Children’s Centre
A day of celebration, our children will be on Country at Piyura Kitina (Risdon Cove) in Tasmania.
Contact Lisa Cripps 03 6234 0730
Ulverstone – No. 34 Aboriginal Health Service
No. 34 Aboriginal Health Service is celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day with a family BBQ, activities and traditional crafts at Fairway Park (Dino Park) on Beach Road in Ulverstone on Friday the 3rd August from 12-2pm. Come along and join us!
Contact Melanie Bird 03 6417 6080