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Yarning Treaty banner with yellow and orange colours over a black and white image of gum leaves

Yarning Treaty 17.06.19

Koorie Youth Council

As an action from the Treaty panel at Koorie Youth Summit 2019, we’re hosting Yarning Treaty! Come together to understand, discuss & explore what Treaty means for us, as young mob. Featuring deadly speakers, we will then break out into yarning circles and workshops to talk about what Treaty will mean and look like for us. This event is for...

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Liberty Victoria Award photo featuring Indi Clarke and Anna Cerrato

Ngaga-Dji Project receives the Young Voltaire Award 27.05.19

Koorie Youth Council

The Ngaga-dji project and the Koorie Youth Council (KYC) are extremely humbled to receive the Liberty Victoria Young Voltaire Award on behalf of the children who have trusted us with their stories. The collaborative project led by Anna Cerrato and Indi Clarke, voices the experience of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in Victoria’s youth justice system. “This report was...

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YACVic’s Young Thinker in Residence 2019 25.05.19

Koorie Youth Council

For the past few months, Koorie Youth Council has had a deadly team member - Young Thinker in Residence, Levi McKenzie-Kirkbright! The Young Thinker in Residence program is run in partnership with Youth Affairs Council Victoria, an initiative where a young person is employed to 'think' about a social or political topic of their choosing. Levi is a proud young Aboriginal...

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2019 Koorie Youth Summit 22.05.19

Koorie Youth Council

Thank you to all the deadly young people, speakers, Elders and community for attending our sixth annual Koorie Youth Summit! For the first time, we hosted our Summit outside Melbourne’s CBD. Over one hundred delegates travelled from across the state for the 3 day and 3 night event on the lands of the Wurundjeri and the Wathaurong/Wadda-Wurrung people in Glenmore....

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