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Virtual collection tour

NAIDOC

Tuesday 10 November 2020
Live online
Portrait of Jawoyn Elder, Margaret Katherine
Portrait of Jawoyn Elder, Margaret Katherine, 2015 John Gollings. © John Gollings/Copyright Agency, 2021

Celebrate our First Nations Identity for NAIDOC with the National Portrait Gallery collection from the comfort of your own home. Under the 2020 theme Always Was, Always Will Be with April Phillips, Wiradjuri/Scottish educator of the Galari peoples. Always Was, Always Will Be recognises occupation, stories, and resilience. We acknowledge collective communities and the individuals who contribute as leaders of our nation.

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians 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. We respectfully advise that this site includes works by, images of, names of, voices of and references to deceased people.

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