Sorry Day - Friday 24 May 2019
Where: The Australian Botanic Garden
Woodland Picnic Area
10.30am Morning Tea
12pm Official Opening
Open to all local community members of the Macarthur, Wingecarribee and South Western Sydney Area.
Open to all members of the Stolen Generations and their families.
Wingecarribee Shire Council will be providing a bus free of charge to transport to and from the event, pick up locations are Moss Vale, Bowral and Mittagong. Accessible transport is provided, please see the event flyer below to find out how to book your seat.
A picnic lunch will be provided for the Wingecarribee Community members following the official ceremony.
To register or for more information please call Mel Wiya:
National Reconciliation Week 2019
Wingecarribee Reconciliation Group is please to be partnering with the social justice group within the Uniting Church Bowral.
In celebration of National Reconciliation week, you are invited to a special screening of the 2006 film Ten Canoes.
Ten Canoes is a ground-breaking glimpse into Aboriginal life centries before European settlement.
Special guest speaker: Mr.Stan Grant, a Wiradjuri man and noted journalist, appearing via video presentation.
Date: Monday 27 May at 6.00pm
Where: New Empire Cinema Bowral
Gold Coin Donation
Maximum 4 tickets per person at the Bow Office only.
Further information contact Stuart Hills 0476 134 307
Download Event Flyer: nrw-movie-flyer.pdf
Dhungung (Food) Share
The Dhungung (Food) Share is an initiative that provides Aboriginal people and their families access to quality excess food.
OZHarvest food rescue organisation will be delivering food at the Wingecarribee Aboriginal Commmunity Cultural Centre every Thursday between 10.30am and 1.30pm.
There are also services providing outreach at the centre on a weekly, fortnight and monthly basis these include:
*Centrelink * TAFE * Southern Highlands Homelessness * Ability Links
*Highlands Community Centre's Aboriginal Family Worker * NDIS
*Primary and Community Health
Springwater Tots Aboriginal Supported Playgroup
When: Every Monday
Time: 10am -12pm
Address: 1A Crimea Street, Balaclava NSW 2575
Aboriginal Supported Playgroup
Please call Kelly to book in: (02) 4862 1777
- For Children 0 - 5 years old
- Free nutrition lunch provided
- Includes social and cultural connections