We are greatful to have the blessing of the Nyoongar community to hold this conference on Nyoongar land. Indigenous people are invitited to SoS07 free of charge.
SoS_07 is a part of the NAIDOC week program this year:
If people would like to make a monetary donation to the conference, we would be most appreciative.
Wanju Boodjah Kulbardi Indigenous Center Program For SoS_07
Sunday 8th of July: National Indigenous Film Festival
Monday 9th of July: 'Welcome to Country'
Tuesday 10th of July: Nyoongar Art Workshop.
Wednesday 11th of July: Indigenous Music and Performance: (1-3pm ECL1) Local Indigenous musicians will talk about their music and the history of local indigenous music. There will also be a performance.
Thursday 12th of July: Reconciliation: (1-3pm ECL1)A pannel of Indigenous and non-indigenous people will speak on reconciliation. The session will be facilitated/compared and the audience will be invited to interact, ask questions and speak on the topic.
There are a number of Indigenous guests also speaking on topics, panels and during planning sessions through out the week. Topics include Sustainable Resource Use (Lake Cowal, Yarragadee) Native Title Win - Perth, Energy Issues (uranium mining, sustainablity) Black Deaths in Custody, Caring For Country, No Radioactive Waste Dump and more.