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We had:

Craig Ritchie, AIATSIS CEO talking about how Indigenous art shined high and bright across the capital on Sunday night to bring in Naidoc week. The light show brings a new dimension to the Capital’s NAIDOC Week celebrations. For just the second time in its 5O years, The Carillon will shine a light on Indigenous brilliance and creative cultural expression.

Naomi Hull, Senior Manager Breastfeeding Information and Research at the Australian Breastfeeding Association discussing how urgent action is needed to support maternal health and deliver Government’s National Breastfeeding Strategy.

Dr Lisa Strelein, Adjunct Professor at NCIS and the Director of Research – Indigenous Country and Governance, which includes Director of the Native Title Research Unit (NTRU), at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) talking about the National Indigenous Language report.

Simone Calderwood, Publishing Manager, Primary at Cengage Australia discussing how the educational resource ‘Our Land, Our Stories’ has taken out two honours in the 27th Educational Publishing Awards Australia (EPAA), receiving the Best Student Resource 2020 and Outstanding Primary Resource 2020 awards.

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