July 14th 2019
Burramatta – Parramatta Park
This year’s NAIDOC theme – “Voice.Treaty.Truth. Let’s work together for a shared future” will be a
platform for acknowledgment, conversations and understanding of our history in order for all
Australians to move forward together.
Help us be heard and join in our celebrations by enjoying the famous Burramatta NAIDOC on
Sunday, 14 July at Pavilion Flat, Parramatta Park, Parramatta.
Running between 10.30am and 5pm, the Burramatta NAIDOC Day program is jam-packed with
activities and performances. Comedian Steph Tisdell will take to the stage as MC, before performing
her hilarious stand-up comedy set later in the day.
Hip-hop artist Tasman Keith will lead a stellar line-up of indigenous musicians, including country
singers Maddi Lyn and Jarrod Hickling, Shane and Pete Riley, and folk group The Illume Girls.
Event attendees are also invited to take part in the range of free activities throughout the day, such
as weaving workshops with Master weavers Steven Russell and Phyllis Stewart, Aboriginal
astronomy and star gazing, traditional arts and crafts, Indigenous Games – Koori Play ad Taronga
Dreamtime stories with Uncle Col Hardy
This year’s event also features Yuin Byalla – Truth Talking Tent, which will be open to people from all
walks of life to connect, share and participate in discussions and workshops, as well as hear from
guest speakers. Activities in the tent will run from 12pm to 4.30pm.
Sample some Indigenous food including Mirritya Mundya who will be serving delicious platter boxes
with an indigenous twist as well as other delicious treats. Browse the market stalls with goods from
Nguurbull Clothing, Murrong Designs, Social Canvas, Gamilaroi Designs, Danny Eastwood and Nulla
- Parramatta Park, Parramatta
- Sunday 14th July
- 10.30am – 5.00pm