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 right 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.
Contact: Amanda Van Tricht, Amanda.Van.Tricht@ywca-canberra.org.au, 02 6273 5911
The event will be held at 41 Sydney Avenue, Barton ACT and will involve a range of experiences including art, dancing and storytelling.
Hurstville Early Learning Centre
Contact: Ria Goulimis, firstname.lastname@example.org, 02 9570 6445
We play: Children will be participating in traditional Aboriginal games.
We learn: Children will be learning a traditional song in Dharawal with actions.
We belong: Children will be sharing stories in our designated yarning space about their families and learning our updated acknowledgement of country.
Revesby Heights Kindergarten
Contact: Kirsten Kilpatrick, email@example.com, 0412 897 233
The kindergarten will celebrate Children’s Day on Monday 5 August.
There’s a Child in All of Us 🎈
Contact: Petrina O’Brien, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0414 544 095
Petrina will be holding a Children’s Day event at Flip Out, Smeaton Grange, Anderson Road NSW, on Sunday 4 August from 12-4pm. The event will celebrate loving and supporting Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander children through play, learning and belonging. “We’re bringing families back together.”
Stokes Street Montessori Academy
Contact: Stokes Street Academy, email@example.com, 02 9420 4061
Stokes Street Academy will hold an event on 2 August. They will invite parents and organise some fun games with children to teach them about Aboriginal culture.
IFYSS – Pathfinders
Contact: Ashleigh Lackay, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0427 224 351
Children’s Day will be celebrated with a day in the park as part of a weekly supported playgroup which is held in Ashford, with morning tea provided. They will hold a pot decorating and flower planting activity for children.
Contact: Belle Langlo, email@example.com, 0421 735 521
Girls Academy students will help host an event at Marang Gunya Community Centre with a local Aboriginal playgroup.
Contact: Janelle Hogan, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0423 950 144
For Children’s Day they will have a barbecue and do some art work with kids involving calico squares, some washable paint spray, red, black and yellow hand prints, and print out flags.
Pied Piper Preschool
Contact: Anita van den Berg, email@example.com, 02 6355 7440
The preschool will be celebrating National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day.
Contact: Natali Adioski, Nadioski@goodstart.org.au, 02 9546 8281
They will be holding an event for National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day.
Bambinis Child Care Centre
Contact: Samantha Lewis, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0408 111 424
They will be holding structured play time for the children focusing on Indigenous teachings about community and belonging.