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NATSIAC's The Rev’d Aunty Lenore Parker voices 'Mother Earth' in NAIDOC Week video

Due to COVID-19, our Diocesan community will be celebrating NAIDOC Week in the first week of September. To celebrate NAIDOC Week 2021, with the theme ‘Heal Country’, Mudyala Aboriginal Corporation collaborated with Thunderbox Films to create this powerful short story. The story accentuates the beautiful ongoing connection that young First Nations women Chenoa, Tamia, Alana, Yeerra and Nyan have with Country. The voice of Mother Earth is spoken by Yaegl Elder and NATSIAC representative The Rev’d Aunty Lenore Parker


Anglicare Australia joins call for UN to stop charity attacks

Anglicare Australia and other leading charities, including The Fred Hollows Foundation, St Vincent de Paul and the Aboriginal Executive Council, have written to three UN Special Rapporteurs on democracy and freedom of expression, calling on them to take urgent action to stop new rules targeting charities