SNAICC is proud to announce that the 2019 Children’s Day national launch event will be held at the First Peoples Little Kids Day In event at Scienceworks in Melbourne. Enjoy a day of fun and play-based learning without the school groups, while experiencing some of the vibrant cultures of Indigenous Australia. Partnering with SNAICC – […]
We play on our land
We learn from our ancestors
We belong with our communities
In 2019, National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day is celebrating the early years, and promoting the importance of early years education and care for our little ones. We recognise the critical role that family, community, country and culture play in their development. And we will continue to fight for better access to culturally appropriate early childhood education for our children through Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations.
Reflections from the 2018 National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day Ambassador – Gail Mabo I have a favourite childhood memory of waiting with all my siblings in our kitchen in Townsville, and Dad telling us the story about the frog brothers, Fredrick and Roderick, (Fredrick and Roderick, because that’s the sound the frog […]
SNAICC is proud to announce Gail Mabo as the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day 2018 Ambassador. A proud mother and grandmother, Gail is a multi-disciplinary artist, currently residing in Townsville, whose passion to tell stories, empower community and pride in culture has influenced Australia to see the strengths of Indigenous culture. She […]
We are delighted to announce the theme for National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day for 2018 is SNAICC – Celebrating Our Children for 30 Years. Our children are the youngest people from the longest living culture in the world, with rich traditions, lore and customs that have been passed down from generation to generation. […]