Calendar of Events for 2020 (Indigenous focused) 
 

January

25th             Chinese New Year

26th             Survival Day

                    Bunya Dreaming Festival, Landsborough

February

3rd                Brisbane Planning Workshop

5th – 8th        Mi:Wi Dance Performance

7th               Cairns Planning Workshop

7th – 8th        Legends of League Indigenous Football Festival, Cherbourg

21st              International Mother Language Day

                          QTIC Network Function / Action Plan Launch

   QTIC Bunji Corporate Luncheon

22nd             NRL Harvey Norman All Stars 2020, Gold Coast

28th – 29th    Australia Languages Workshop, Minjerribah

March

1st                Australian Languages Workshop, Minjerribah

19th              National Close the Gap Day

Until 29th      Yidaki – Didgeridoo and the Sound of Australia, Brisbane

April

May

8th – 9th       Virtual Meeanjin Markets

26th             National Sorry Day

27th – 31st   Reconciliation Week

June

1st – 3rd       Reconciliation Week Cont.

3rd               Mabo Day

5th               World Environment Day

July

1st                Coming of the light

3rd – 5th        Laura Dance Festival

5th  – 12th     NAIDOC Week (POSTPONED UNTIL NOVEMBER)

30th              International Day of Friendship

August

4th                National Aboriginal and Islander Children’s Day

9th                International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

                    Gimuy Fish Festival, Cairns

14th – 23rd    Cairns Indigenous Art Fair

September

4th               Indigenous Literacy Day
13th             Anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People
15th – 18th   Winds of Zenadth Cultural Festival, Thursday Island
24th – 27th   Gulf Country Frontier Days Festival
27th             World Tourism Day

October

1st – 31st       Indigenous Business Month

November

2nd  – 5th      World Indigenous Tourism Summit – Perth, Western Australia

10th – 11th    Destination IQ
18th-15th     NAIDOC Week

20th – 21st    Meeanjin Markets

December

27th -31st Woodward Folk Festival