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What’s On this Weekend: 24 to 26 March

Be wowed by the variety of events on offer across our region this weekend - from stunts to unique art pieces, theatre and meeting your hero.

Black Divaz on show for NAIDOC Week

With COVID-19 restrictions still in place, traditional NAIDOC Week celebrations are on hold for this year. Hunter Primary Care, however, has come up with an alternative option, and is hosting a private screening...

A celebration of Indigenous language, literacy

Celebrations will take place across the country tomorrow (Wednesday 2 September) as part of a nod to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander language and literacy. Indigenous Literacy Day will be held virtually this...

New resources to re-engage Indigenous students

The need to re-engage Indigenous students in school as NSW transitions out of the pandemic has been a driving force behind a new set of resources created for educators and teachers. The Office...

UPDATE: Novocastrians to join global fight

Thousands of Hunter residents rallied on Saturday in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. Despite the withdrawal of police approval, protesters turned up in droves. They marched to bring an end to...

Nation’s week-long show of support for reconciliation

It’s been a long journey towards shaping a more just, equitable and reconciled nation. Not-for-profit organisation Reconciliation Australia marks two decades since its formation this week. That same year, 2000, more than 250,000 people...
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