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Nasara Yarning Australia Day 2022

When:
Wed 26 Jan 2022
Cost:
Free
Details:
Must register via this link to attend: (Entry conditions apply)
http://www.assipj.com.au/assipj-news-and-events/

A day to Reflect on our rich and diverse culturally cohesive history, Respect for truth telling narratives as part of the great Australian stori and Celebrate resilience and cultural diversity. An inclusive and diverse program representative of our leaders from ASSI Tweed Heads/Sydney, Vanuatu, local Aboriginal elders, Torres Strait Islands, Caribbean, Tonga, Fiji, Tokelau and Samoan community.
PROGRAM:
Welcome to country
- Mark Merriman (Sydney Harbour Elders)
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS:
Pacific Climate Warrior
– Joseph Zane Sikulu, 350.ORG
BLACKISTORY Yarning:
- Wilo Muwadda
- Mike Butler (Sydney Harbour Elders)
PERFORMANCES:
Yaba kerker otaba (YKO) Future Generations (Torres Strait Islands)
Pacific Pearl (Tonga reflection & custom dance)
Pacifica Jewels (ASSI / Vanuatu / Indigenous contemporary)
KYX (Caribbean Pacific Hip Hop fusion)
Pusiki (Sydney's own reggae soul sensation)
The Nasara is the Vanuatu term for meeting place and Yarning is a common practice of tok tok (talking) amongst our indigenous peoples. Wansolwara means 'one salt water' ... we are kin through ocean connections.
Location:
Pirrama Park Pirrama Road Pyrmont, Sydney NSW
https://www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/parks/pirrama-park
Contact:
Emelda (ASSIPJ) Davis on
  0416300946

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