From May 30, 2016 10:30 until May 30, 2016 12:30
The Brimbank and Maribyrnong Interfaith Network invites you to:
Faith, Hope and Reconciliation Forum | National Reconciliation Week 2016
Date: Monday 30 May 2016 Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location: The Salvation Army Hall Sunshine, 42 Devonshire Road, Sunshine
This event will explore the role that faith communities can play in the process of reconciliation. Uncle Bill from the Wurundjeri Tribe Land and Compensation and Cultural Heritage Council will start the event with a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony.
Pastor Tony Riches from the Melbourne Indigenous Church and Tony Le-Nguyen from the Quang Minh Buddhist Temple will share their perspectives on how their faith communities have contributed to the joint process of healing and reconciliation between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people
This will be followed by a round table discussion looking at the ways that faith communities can contribute in terms of healing, reconciliation and recognition. A light lunch of indigenous foods will be served.
This is a free event. To register, click here.