Elders say small actions make a big impact

The wisdom of Flinders University’s Elders on Campus will be shared with us for the special event  Padninthiyangga Ngadluku Purkgku: Walking with Our Elders as we are invited to hear their ‘Stories of Empowerment – Small actions, big impacts’.

The Office of Indigenous Strategy and Engagement invites all members of the Flinders University community to attend this year’s Elders on Campus event, where Uncle Lewis Yarlupurka O’Brien (Kaurna Elder, Bedford Park), Uncle Richard ‘Balang/Japaljarri’ Fejo, (Larrakia Elder, Darwin), and Aunty Pat Miller (Arrernte Elder, Alice Springs) share their stories explaining actions, advice and shared wisdom that have made a difference or informed people about their future.

Padninthiyangga Ngadluku Purkgku: Walking with Our Elders will be held in person at from 2pm on Wednesday August 10 in the International Room, Education Building at Bedford Park Campus. The event will also be streamed online, and featured live on the Super Screen in the Plaza at Bedford Park. The full event discussion will also be recorded for those unable to attend on the day.

For in-person attendees, light refreshments will be provided before the event, from 1.30pm. Online participants can join soon before the event start at 2pm. The event will conclude at 3.30pm. A link will be sent prior to the event to those who register for online access.

Seating is limited, so register today if you want to attend, so you don’t miss out: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/padninthiyangga-ngadluku-purkgku-walking-with-our-elders-forum-2022-tickets-384402156197

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