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Sydney lockdown strikes NAIDOC week celebrations for the second year in a row

By EVA BAXTER One of the biggest annual events of NAIDOC week invites Sydneysiders to Hyde Park for a day of festivities. Stay-at-home orders implemented for Greater Sydney makes 2021 the second year in a row that restrictions have altered NAIDOC in the City’s original format. Pauline Clague, associate professor at Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous […]

Newtown’s Marcus Corowa opens NAIDOC Week

31-year old singer­/songwriter Marcus Corowa opened the City of Sydney’s NAIDOC in the City event in Hyde Park on Monday, July 7, which marked the beginning of the City’s NAIDOC week celebrations. Marcus grew up in Bowen, North Queensland, but in 2011 decided to move to Sydney with his girlfriend to pursue his musical career. […]