Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children have the right to experience and be proud of their history, cultural beliefs and practices.
Our Children's Day 2021 theme highlights the importance of supporting strong family and community connections to help our children achieve strong spiritual and cultural wellbeing and to form proud cultural identities.
Children's Day is a time to for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families to celebrate the strengths and culture of their children. It is an opportunity for all Australians to show their support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, as well as learn about the crucial impact that culture, family and community play in the life of every child.
To me, spirit means ...
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In 2020, we asked children: What does culture mean to you?
Here's some of the wonderful entries we received!