- Event Date: 07/07/2019
- Website: https://www.naidoc.org.au/
This year the theme for NAIDOC Week is Voice. Treaty. Truth. Working together for a shared future.
The theme is derived from the Uluru Statement of the Heart, which set out these three elements as the basis for reform: a First Nations Voice to Parliament enshrined in the Constitution; a Makarrata Commission to supervise treaty processes and truth-telling.
NAIDOC Week will allow for a focus on advocacy for a treaty and the processes that will support this. As we know, Australia is one of the few liberal democracies without a treaty with First Nations (contrasting with New Zealand and Canada, for example).
Local events include: