We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land, the Gai-mariagal Peoples.  We pay our respects to the Elders past and present.

First Nations People should be aware that this website may contain images or names of people who have since passed away.

Acknowledgment

We acknowledge all First Nations Peoples of the lands on which we live, work and play.   We pay our respects to all Elders past and present.

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We acknowledge the passing and contributions of those members of the local community who are no longer with us to celebrate in the Gai-mariagal Festival.

The Gai-mariagal Festival

The Gai-mariagal Festival was founded in 2001 and aims to raise awareness of First Nations People living in the Northern Sydney region.

The festival starts on Sorry Day,  26 May and goes through to the end of NAIDOC Week; the second week in July each year.  The festival committee includes Local Government, other agencies, businesses and numerous community groups.  Events include workshops, art exhibitions, performances, films, talks and more.

First Nations People should be aware that this website may contain images or names of people who have since passed away.