NAIDOC Perth Opening Ceremony

To officially launch the week of celebrations, head to Wellington Square on July 7th for an empowering opening ceremony. The event will showcase performances from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and performers alongside community stalls, activities for the little ones, face painting, and tasty traditional food vans. 

  • When: Sunday 7th of July, 12pm – 4pm
  • Where: Wellington Square

Official Flag Raising Ceremony – Everyone is invited to attend the official flag raising ceremony to mark the beginning of NAIDOC Week 2024.

  • When: Monday 8th July, 1.30pm – 2.30pm
  • Where: South Perth Community Hall

Mirrabooka NAIDOC Cultural Celebration -The Mirrabooka NAIDOC Event is a vibrant and inclusive event that gives our local community the chance to connect through ceremony, entertainment, cultural activities and more. 

  • When: Thursday 11th July, 10am – 2.30pm
  • Where: Stirling Leisure Centres – Herb Graham, Mirrabooka

NAIDOC Week Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony – To mark NAIDOC Week, join us at the Subiaco Library for a native inspired morning tea, followed by a traditional dance, a Welcome to Country performed by Noongar Elder Freda Ogilvie and a Smoking Ceremony.

  • When: Wednesday 10th July, 9am – 10am
  • Where: Subiaco Library, 241 Rokeby Road Subiaco, WA

One of the best ways you can get involved in NAIDOC Week and engage with your local Aboriginal community is to commit to attending one of these events, joining together with hundreds of others as we celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. For many more events and ways to celebrate, head over to!