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Thursday 23 January

AHO Speaks at Australia Day Awards

The AHO will be speaking at Northern Beaches Council Australia Day Awards
Dee Why Council Chambers Not Open to the Public
Sunday 26 January

YABUN 2020

Yabun Festival is an annual celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures held on the 26th of January in Sydney at Victoria Park. Gadigal Information Service proudly presents a major celebration of the survival of Aboriginal cultures and identity at the Yabun Festival, held at Victoria Park in Camperdown each year on the 26th of January ('Survival Day'). Yabun is Sydney’s premiere one-day festival of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, presenting a diverse and vibrant lineup of Indigenous music, dance, oration, sport and much more. Yabun is a family friendly, alcohol-free event that increasingly draws interest from people from all nations around the world, and also features a wide range of food and arts stalls. Tune into Koori Radio 93.7FM in Sydney for the live broadcast on the day, or the National Indigenous Radio Service for those listeners outside the Sydney region.
Victoria Park, Parramatta Rd, Broadway Sydney, Australia Victoria Park is located at the intersection of City and Parramatta Roads Camperdown, adjoining Sydney University.
m.me/YabunFestival
Call (02) 9384 4000
Wednesday 29 January

AHO meets with Lend Lease

The AHO will be meeting with delegates from Lend Lease and speaking to them about Aboriginal Culture & Acknowledgement
Quarantine Station Not Open to the Public
Thursday 30 January

AHO Visits 305 Squadron AAFR

The AHO will be giving an Acknowledgement and a short talk on Aboriginal Heritage & Culture to the 305 Squadron of cadets from the Australian Air Force
South Creek Road Not Open to the Public
Saturday 8 February

AHO Walks at Balls Head Reserve

The AHO will be conducting a guided walk at Balls Head Reserve to educate about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture Each group will be 25 capacity Suitable for all ages The tour is suitable for a wide range of abilities though travelling over uneven ground is required in some heritage areas The tours will be approximately 2 hours Tours leave from the Coal Loader Cottage front deck at 10:30am
Coal Loader & Sustainability Centre & Balls Head Reserve https://www.facebook.com/events/2257603864542100/
Tuesday 11 February

1st Seaforth Scout Cubs

AHO takes the 1st Seaforth Scout Cubs on a guided walk to learn about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture
Frenches Forest Not Open to the Public
Monday 17 February

AHO Visits St Kevin’s Dee Why

The AHO will be visiting St Kevin's Primary School to inform the students about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture
St Kevin's Dee Why Not Open to the Public
Monday 17 February

1st Allambie Cub Scouts Visit AHO

The 1st Allambie Cub Scouts will be visiting the AHO Museum & Keeping Place to learn about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture
29 Lawrence Street Freshwater Not Open to the Public
Friday 21 February

AHO Conducts Guided Walk – Gulgadya Muru

The AHO will be conducting a Walk at Manly Dam to support the MAG&M exhibition Join Karen Smith, the Aboriginal Heritage Office’s Education Officer on a guided walk from the Dam Wall, along the escarpment and to the Curl Curl Creek waterfall and returning along the water’s edge. Booking Essential - Please see details
Manly Dam Bookings via Eventbrite, search - Manly Dam Guided Walk
Tuesday 25 February

AHO Presents to Artarmon Public School

The AHO will be talking to Artarmon Public School students about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture
Artarmon Public School Not Open to the Public
Wednesday 26 February

AHO Presents to Artarmon Public School

The AHO will be talking to Artarmon Public School students about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture
Artarmon Public School Not Open to the Public
Friday 6 March

AHO Speaks at International Women’s Day

The AHO will be giving a talk at the International Women's Day Breakfast for Council
The Pavillion Contact Northern Beaches Council
Wednesday 18 March

AHO Walks with Willoughby Council

The AHO will be conducting a guided walk on Aboriginal Heritage and Culture for Willoughby Council. Join Karen Smith from the local regional Aboriginal Heritage Office and walk the Garadi Track that follows the Lane Cove River. Learn how the Local Cammeraigal People made use of the river and surrounding bushland. Bring water, a hat and please note this walk has some steep steps. Meet opposite 14 Avian Crescent Lane Cove West. 10am – 11.30am Bookings Essential - numbers are capped
Mowbray Park, Lane Cove North Please contact Emma Hayes: Emma.Hayes@Willoughby.nsw.gov.au
Thursday 19 March

AHO Visits Glenaeon Middle Cove

AHO visits Glenaeon and takes them on a guided walk in the Harold Reid Reserve to learn about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture
Harold Reid Reserve Not Open to the Public
Saturday 21 March

AHO Museum & Keeping Place Harmony Day

The AHO will be at the Museum & Keeping Place for Harmony Day
29 Lawrence Street Frehwater
Sunday 29 March

AHO Speaks at Ivanhoe Park

The AHO will be part of the the Open Day and will be talking to people about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture
Ivanhoe Park Manly Contact Friends of Ivanhoe Park
Monday 6 April

AHO Walks with NYU

AHO will be conducting a guided walk to teach Tertiary students about Aboriginal Heritage & Culture
Balls Head Reserve Not Open to the Public
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
Tuesday 7 July

AHO Talks at Wildflower Garden

The AHO will be speaking with seniors and taking them for a short walk at the Wildflower Garden. This is in support of Ku-ring-gai Councils NAIDOC Week
Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden 420 Mona Vale Rd, St. Ives NSW
Saturday 14 November

AHO Walks at Balls Head Reserve

The AHO will be conducting a guided walk at Balls Head Reserve to educate about Aboriginal Heritage and Culture Each group will be 25 capacity Suitable for all ages The tour is suitable for a wide range of abilities though travelling over uneven ground is required in some heritage areas The tours will be approximately 2 hours Tours leave from the Coal Loader Cottage front deck at 10:30am
Coal Loader & Sustainability Centre & Balls Head Reserve https://www.facebook.com/events/2257603864542100/