NAIDOC Week in Logan 

[supplied by Logan City Council]


Uraine Roelofs will present her Nana Magic Show as part of NAIDOC Week celebrations in the City of Logan. Image: supplied

Logan families can experience Indigenous-themed arts projects thanks to Logan City Council Libraries. 


Family activity packs will be available from all nine library branches from Monday, November 9 to Saturday, November 14 throughout NAIDOC Week.


The packs feature materials and instructions on how to make rainbow serpents from pipe cleaners and wooden Australian animal decorations.


Council also encourages local residents to use the week to explore the short online stories by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who live, work or perform in the City of Logan.


The Our words our stories series can be accessed by visiting


Spirits of the Red Sand will host an Indigenous cultural day at the Beenleigh Historical Village 205 Main St, Beenleigh from 10am to 3pm on Sunday, November 15.


The Wild Foods and Cultural Festival will feature bush tucker, dancing, weaving demonstrations, face and boomerang painting and arts and craft stalls.


The entertainment will include singers Adam James and Chris Tamwoy.


Council has also given an events grant to Goodstart Early Learning at Shailer Park for a special live-streamed NAIDOC celebration titled Our Nangara.


Each day during the week at 10am and 3.30pm, a pre-recorded act or performance from an Indigenous performer will be live streamed through Microsoft Teams.


The program will feature performing arts, dream time stories, cooking and local history segments. 


NAIDOC Week opens on Sunday, November 8 and runs until Sunday, November 15.


Full details of the week can be accessed via


Meet the First Nations researcher uncovering Qlds hidden histories

[Louise Crossen, Griffith News]

Queensland College of Art (QCA) lecturer Dr Fiona Foley is cementing her position as one of the country’s leading First Nations researchers, with the launch of her first book and a raft of fellowships and grants.

Jimmy Little mural.jpg
Jimmy Little Memorial Mural under way at Walgett Water Tower

[Western Magazine]

Mr Little's daughter Frances Peters-Little said she was thrilled by the decision to pay tribute to her dad and recognise his contribution to reconciliation, Indigenous health and education programs.

Belvoir Awards 2020 Balnaves Foundation Fellowship  

[by Isabella Feros]

A $25,000 paid residency, the Balnaves Foundation Fellowship gives the Fellow the opportunity to work at Belvoir as a resident artist to create a work for the stage.