Building Bridges 2011

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Wednesday, September 7, 2011 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm
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Jubilee Room adjoining Parramatta Town Hall (5 minutes walk from station) Paramatta, NSW 2150

Building Bridges 2011

Building Bridges with Aboriginal People

7.30 to 9.30pm on any or all of 6 Wednesdays between 3 August and 7 September inclusive

Jubilee Room adjoining Parramatta Town Hall (5 minutes walk from station) Paramatta

No charge – Free supper – Donation appreciated to help cover costs

This is a great free course for those interested in meeting and learning from prominent Aboriginal guest speakers at an informal gathering.

Please feel free to come to one or all evenings, but please register if possible at Parramatta Evening College via phone 9687 2072 (Quote Course No. 3X3BBR) or by going to the site:

(select "Enroll now" on the right side, then "Add a person" on the bottom right. When you are asked to make the payment just continue - the course is free of charge).

For the brochure see:

For more details see: or contact Phil 0425265170 or email

3 Aug 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Ali Golding - Twenty Years on The Block in Redfern
Charline Emzin-Boyd - Aboriginal Education and Training

10 Aug 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Simon Jovanovic - Aboriginal Employment and Colonisation
Donna Lee Astill - Working & Advocating for the Disabled
Damian Griffis - The Indigenous Disability Network

17 Aug 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Derek Walker - Aboriginal Community Development
Nicole Watson - Why Change the Constitution?

24 Aug 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Kaylene & Rick Manton - Koori Church & its Programs
Chris Graham - Racism in the Media & the NT Intervention

31 Aug 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Kerrie Kenton - Art, Kinship, Stories and Song
Tim Agius - What Works in Aboriginal Health

07 Sep 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Graham Merritt - Aboriginal Activism in WA/NT & STICS
Mercedes Sarmina - Florists and Prisoners - the connection