Victoria NAIDOC Flag Raising at FEDSquare this morning what a great turn out for the start of NAIDOC week.
The morning started of with a performance by Amos Roach
Welcome to Country
There were speeches from:
Victorian NAIDOC Committee Chair- Stace Piper
Miss NAIDOC - Naomi Kennedy-Bamblett
Mr NAIDOC - Yemurrku Egan
NAIDOC Patron - Uncle Henry Atkinson
Elder - Aunti Pam Pedersen
Koorie Heritage Trust CEO Tom Mosby
There were performances by Djirri Djirri Dancers and Mandy Gawarn Nicholson
Minister for Treaty and First People's Hon Gabrielle Williams MP also gave a speech
Also dignitaries Senator Jana Stewart, Co- Chair of First Peoples’ Assembly Marcus Stewart, Yoorook Justice Commission Chair Professor Eleanor Bourke AM were in attendance .