NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Take a few minutes to listen to Professor Chris Sarra (QLD) – Person of the Year...a remarkable Australian.
2016 Winners list:
Congratulations to: Manymak Energy Efficiency Project (NT) – Caring for
Country Award winner.
, Elijah Douglas (QLD) – Youth of the Year.
GeoffreyGurrumul Yunupingu (NT) – Artist of the Year.
Layneisha Sgro (WA) – Scholar of the Year
Montana Ah-Won (WA) – Apprentice of the Year,
Jade North (NSW) – Sportsperson of the Year,
Professor MaryAnn Bin-Sallik (NT) – Female Elder of the Year,
Dr Robert Francis Isaacs (WA) – Male Elder of the Year,
Professor Chris Sarra (QLD) – Person of the Year,
Stephen Page (QLD) – Lifetime Achievement Award winner.