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What is National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day?


National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day (NAICD) is held every year on 4 August and is dedicated to celebrating the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children within both families and communities. Running for more than 30 years, this is an opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families to celebrate the […]



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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples


Taking place each year on 9 August, the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is a time to recognise the achievements and contributions made by Indigenous people, as well as to promote and protect the rights of the world’s Indigenous populations. The commemoration was originally set aside by the United Nations General Assembly to […]



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Healing Country: About Our Indigenous Resource Student Bursary


With NAIDOC Week and its 2021 theme, Heal Country, fresh in our minds, many of us are undoubtedly thinking about how we can contribute to the ongoing protection of our cultural heritage, as well as the empowerment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Here at Kennelly Constructions, we love to uplift the Indigenous community, […]



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Commemorating National Sorry Day


On 26 May each year, Australia pauses to acknowledge the grief, trauma and loss suffered by the Stolen Generations. National Sorry Day is a time to stand with the individuals, families and communities across the nation who have been affected by this terrible chapter in our history, as well as work together to take steps […]



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Moving from Awareness to Action: National Reconciliation Week 2021


National Reconciliation Week, which runs from 27 May to 3 June each year, is an important opportunity for Australians to learn about the issues that affect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, acknowledge our shared history and explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia. This year is particularly notable because […]



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