FED Square Flag Raising - NAIDOC 2022

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 .