Add your public #NRW2024 event

Use the form below to add an event to our public National Reconciliation Week 2024 Calendar.

Note that this calendar is public for viewing and searching.

Please allow up to two business days for your event to be approved and appear on the calendar.

Event Details

A descriptive event title - shorter is better! Note: only letters and numbers are allowed. Limit 75 characters.
An overview of your event, telling the public what it is and why they should attend.
A brief summary of your event for display on the calendar page.
Your event can be both Physical and Virtual if needed.
Enter the website address or the full livestream/online meeting URL here.
If your event is both a virtual and physical event, please put the physical event website here, and the streaming URL in the event description above.
Please select the time zone of your event, to enable people to see the event in their own time on the calendar
Click or drag a file to this area to upload.
Please make sure the picture is Landscape in format, JPG or PNG only, and less than 2Mb in size. Also important: please wait for the upload to finish before submitting!

Organiser Details

Special characters are not allowed
Before submitting your event, please check it meets the following guidelines:
1. My event is intended to increase awareness of reconciliation through the celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, histories, cultures and achievements
2. My event contributes to the improvement of relationships and respect between the wider Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
3. I have read the conditions of submitting this event to the Reconciliation Australia website. I understand that, if my event is public, all details, including the time, location and host of the event will be made public, and will be visible on the website – by checking this box, you acknowledge that Reconciliation Australia holds no responsibility for any user errors submitted.

Please contact [email protected] for further enquiries
Paul House with gum leaves and smoke
Paul Girrawah House

Paul Girrawah House has multiple First Nation ancestries from the South-East Canberra region, including the Ngambri-Ngurmal (Walgalu), Pajong (Gundungurra), Wallabollooa (Ngunnawal) and Erambie/Brungle (Wiradyuri) family groups.

Paul acknowledges his diverse First Nation history, he particularly identifies as a descendant of Onyong aka Jindoomang from Weereewaa (Lake George) and Henry ‘Black Harry’ Williams from Namadgi who were both multilingual, essentially Walgalu-Ngunnawal-Wiradjuri speaking warriors and Ngunnawal–Wallaballooa man William Lane aka ‘Billy the Bull’ - Murrjinille.

Paul was born at the old Canberra hospital in the centre of his ancestral country and strongly acknowledges his First Nation matriarch ancestors, in particular his mother Dr Aunty Matilda House-Williams and grandmother, Ms Pearl Simpson-Wedge.

Paul completed a Bachelor of Community Management from Macquarie University, and Graduate Certificate in Wiradjuri Language, Culture and Heritage and Management from CSU.

Paul provided the Welcome to Country for the 47th Opening of Federal Parliament in 2022. Paul is Board Director, Ngambri Local Aboriginal Land Council, Member Indigenous Reference Group, National Museum of Australia and Australian Government Voice Referendum Engagement Group.  

Paul works on country with the ANU, First Nations Portfolio as a Senior Community Engagement Officer

Acknowledgement of Country

Reconciliation Australia acknowledges Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing  connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders past and present. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website contains images or names of people who have passed away.

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