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Monday 18 November

AHO Talks TO Save Manly Oval Alliance

The AHO will be talking to Save Many Oval Alliance and informing the group about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture
Manly Bowling Club Not Open to the Public
Wednesday 20 November


The AHO will be holding their final Yarn Up for 2019 Wednesday November 20th 2019 Dee Why Council Chambers Arrive 6.30  Light refreshments provided Bookings and enquiries: aho@northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au   Jakelin Troy is a Ngarigu woman from the Snowy Mountains of New South Wales, and Director of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research at The University of Sydney. She is the author of The Sydney Language. Her lively talk will inform you about local Aboriginal languages and the importance of keeping languages alive. Bookings are now closed. If you wish to go on a wait list please contact us. Use the link to download or print Flyer Yarn Up Flyer Jakelin Troy 20 November 2019
Dee Why Council Chambers aho@northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au
Friday 22 November

AHO Speaks at Big Ideas

The AHO is presenting the  Acknowledgement for the Northern Beaches Big Ideas Forum.

Big Ideas: The Ageing Revolution 22 November, 6.30 - 8.30pm

Glen Street Theatre

The Big Ideas forum is all about engaging the community in a robust exchange of ideas. Big Ideas brings major issues to a local audience, combining speakers with national profile with those with local expertise. This November, the conversation turns to ageing. The Hon Susan Ryan AO will open the evening with a keynote address about the challenges of Australia’s ageing population and why we need to change how we talk about ageing. This will be followed by a panel discussion with our local champions and an audience Q&A. Add your voice to a conversation with:

The Hon Susan Ryan AO

Susan is a former Age Discrimination Commissioner with the Australian Human Rights Commission, a role she held between 2011 and 2016. She served as a cabinet minister in the Hawke Government, including as the inaugural Minister for the Status of Women, and was integral to the passing of the landmark Sex Discrimination Act in 1984. In May, Susan was appointed a Distinguished Fellow of the Whitlam Institute at Western Sydney University.

Wendy Harmer

Wendy is a comedian, author and broadcaster, who currently hosts the Breakfast show on ABC Radio Sydney. She is a former political journalist, has written eight books, including the best-selling Farewell My Ovaries, and been columnist for the Good Weekend and The Sunday Telegraph. Wendy was a member of the National People with a Disability and Carer's Council from 2008 to 2014.

Peter Watson

Peter is the coordinator of the Forest Men's Kitchen, a local initiative aiming to provide an environment for older men to gather and prepare a meal together. Forest Men's Kitchen members are empowered to have a more active, connected and rewarding life, through learning new skills, making healthier choices, and reducing social isolation.

Paula Trood

Paula is the Chief Operations Officer at the RSL ANZAC Village at Narrabeen. The Village is known for its innovative inter-generational approach and was the subject of the ABC documentary series Old People's Home for Four Year Olds. Tickets available from Glen Street Theatre from 11 October.
Glen Street Theatre Tickets available from Glen Street Theatre from 11 October.
Friday 22 November

4th Northern Beaches Say No to Domestic Violence Walk

Friday, 22 November 2019 - 7:00am to 9:00am In partnership with the: Northern Beaches Domestic Violence Network. Show your support to the Northern Beaches Community and help raise awareness and say NO to Violence against women and children. Walk with us from Queenscliff Surf Life Saving Club along the Manly beach front to The Corso, where the local Lions Club will provide a BBQ breakfast (gold coin donation). Please wear a white t-shirt or your uniform. RSVP We'd love to know if you're planning on attending.
Walk with us from Queenscliff Surf Life Saving Club along the Manly beach front to The Corso, Contact Information
Northern Beaches Council Events
Email:     events@northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au
Monday 25 November

AHO Visits Glenaeon Middle Cove

The AHO will be taking Year 4 from Glenaeon School Middle Cove on a Guided Walk to learn about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture  
Glenaeon Not Open to the Public
Wednesday 27 November

AHO has Visit From 1st Allambie Cub Scouts

The 1st Allambie Cub Scouts are having a guided tour of the AHO Museum and Keeping Place to learn about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture
AHO Museum & Keeping Place Not Open to the Public
Sunday 1 December

Ocean Care Day

The AHO will be in a stall on the beachfront. Come and speak to us we would be delighted to see you   Join the Northern Beaches Council along with over 45 ocean eco exhibitors, artists, musicians and ocean lovers to spread a message of positive change for our environment.  There’ll be plenty of activity around recycling plastic trash into artworks to keep it out of the ocean.   The Marine Parade with Samba band will kick off the Ocean Care Day Festival. It’s your opportunity to dress in your best marine inspired mermaid/Neptune/shark/fish/penguin/ plastic bagman outfit -  and join the parade.  Meet at 9.45am at the Manly Wharf.  We hope to have as many creatures, kids and colour in the parade as possible as we will be filming it.    Join us for a great day out, as we kick off the sand to celebrate our 26th Ocean Care Day Festival 
Manly Contact Northern beaches Council
Monday 2 December

AHO Walks for Womens Shelter

The AHO will be taking residents of the Women's Shelter on a Guided Walk and speaking about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture
Not Disclosed Not Open to the Public
Wednesday 4 December

AHO Speaks at the White Ribbon Breakfast

The AHO will be giving the Acknowledgement of Country and a short talk at the Northern Beaches  Council White Ribbon Breakfast
Golf Club Contact Council
Friday 6 December

AHO Speaks at Opening of MAG&M Exhibition

The AHO will be speaking at the Launch of the Artists and Engineers collaboration for an interpretation of Manly Dam and Gulgadya Muru 6 - 8pm
Manly Art Gallery & Museum Contact Manly Art Gallery & Museum
Saturday 14 December

AHO Speaks at The Grail

The AHO will be talking on Aboriginal Culture & Heritage at the monthly meeting and celebration of the placement of an acknowledgement plaque
The Grail North Sydney Not Open to the Public
Wednesday 15 January

AHO Speaks to Vacation Care

The AHO will be visiting Harbord Vacation Care to give them a presentation on Aboriginal Heritage & Culture
Curl Curl Youth & Community Centre Not Open to the Public
Friday 21 February

AHO Conducts Guided Walk

The AHO will be conducting a Walk at Manly Dam to support the MAG&M exhibition Booking Essential - Please see details
Manly Dam Bookings via Eventbrite, search - Manly Dam Guided Walk
Thursday 11 June

AHO Conducts Aboriginal Cultural Bushwalk

The AHO will be conducting a guided walk for Willoughby Council at Harold Reid Reserve, Middle Cove Bookings Essential
Harold Reid Reserve Contact Emma Hayes Willoughby Council
Sunday 21 June

AHO Conducts Guided Walk

The AHO will be conducting a Guided Walk at Long Reef Headland. participants will learn about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture Bookings essential
Long Reef headland Contact: Jillian McIntyre@northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au
Sunday 28 June

AHO Conducts Bushwalks

The AHO will be conducting two Bushwalks for North Sydney Council and Lane Cove Council in a joint venture. The participants will learn about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture Bookings Essential
Lane Cove Bushland park & Gadyan Track bushinterp@lanecove.nsw.gov.au