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RQI News - May 2020
 
NRW 2020
 

Reconciliation Queensland will launch National Reconciliation Week 2020 on Facebook Live on Wednesday, 27 May at 12:30PM. The theme for NRW 2020 is ‘In this together’. Find out what's happening online and regionally right around Queensland to mark this important occasion.

 
 

NRW 2020 event info and resources 

  NRW 2020

Join us online at 12:30PM on the 27th of May for the launch of National Reconciliation Week. Then at the same time each day, for the duration of the week, we will be hosting webinars covering the Five Dimensions of Reconciliation. Download resources here.

 
 

Link-Up (Qld) hosts National Sorry Day livestream - 26 May

Sorry Day 2020 

This Sorry Day, Link-Up (Qld) will be hosting its first ever online event. On Tuesday 26th of May at 10:00AM, it will host a livestream on its Facebook page and YouTube channel.

 
 

Teralba Park National Sorry Day ceremony - 26 May

  Sorry Day 2020

The Teralba Park Stolen Generations Support Group Inc. committee will be acknowledging and commemorating National Sorry Day virtually this year. They hope you can still join them as they reflect on the anniversary of the Bringing them Home report and remember the grief, suffering and injustice experienced by the Stolen Generations.

 
 

Benarrawa Annual Sorry Day ceremony via Zoom - 26 May

Sorry Day 2020 

Benarrawa Community Development Association will be hosting its Annual Sorry Day Ceremony via zoom on Tuesday 26th May at 7am. Please send them the email address you will be using on the day so you can gain entry. They will also be sending out 'packs' to individuals, community groups, organisations, schools and churches. 

 
 

Sorry Day 2020 hosted by Balaangala Community Group

  Sorry Day 2020

This year we are unable to meet together face to face. However, during the days either side of Sorry Day, Balaangala Community Group will be posting a reading, video, resource or activity each day. Click 'Going' on this event and subscribe to updates to be notified about each day's post, and join in the daily discussion.

 
 

Contributed content: Indigenous films and stories on the rise

Indigenous films 

Australia is opening up to Indigenous films, stories and artists, but challenges remain. Contributing writer Jeaun Lewis talks to Cleverman star Hunter Page-Lochard, Screen Queensland's Douglas Watkin and other local film industry identities. To contribute stories for publishing to RQI's website, email your work and images to: media@rqi.org.au

 
 

RQI Speaker Series on YouTube

Over the past year, we have begun uploading videos to YouTube of guest speakers who have joined us to share their stories and insights as part of our RQI Speaker Series of events. If you missed Charmaine Foley on Jan 26 or author Paul Richards, don't despair. Visit us on YouTube to catch up.

Free membership to mark bridge walk 20th anniversary

Fees have been waived for new individual Reconciliation Queensland memberships taken out during the 2019/20 FY to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Walks for Reconciliation. Paid renewals are also now open, expiring 30 June 2021. Join our vibrant association today.