How to implement the Reconciliation Action Plan in your parish.
To implement the RAP in your parish, click the button below.
For use of the Archdiocese of Brisbane RAP Artwork, please contact RAP Project Manager Joni McCourt for a copy of the style guide and RAP artwork: firstname.lastname@example.org
For resources to support you as you implement the RAP in your community, see here:
Anniversary of National Apology Day
13 Feb 2008, PM Kevin Rudd National Apology to Australia’s Aboriginal Peoples and Torres Strait Islander peoples for the injustices of past government policies, particularly to the Stolen Generations. Find out more
National Close the Gap Day
An annual event that seeks to close the gap with respect to life expectancy, child mortality, educational and employment outcomes between Aboriginal peoples and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and non-Indigenous Australians. Find out more.
National Sorry Day
On 3 June 1992, the High Court of Australia overturned the principle of "terra nullius" or "nobody's land" as claimed by the British when they first arrived in this country. The decision has paved the way for Native Title legislation. Find out more.
Coming of the Light
The Coming of the Light is celebrated annually by Torres Strait Islander peoples. It marks the adoption of Christianity through island communities during the late nineteenth century.
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
On this day, people from around the world are encouraged to spread the United Nation's message on the protection and promotion of the rights of Indigenous peoples.
Indigenous Literacy Day
Indigenous Literacy Day is a national celebration of culture, stories, language and literacy. This day raises awareness of the disadvantages experienced in remote communities and advocates for more access to literacy resources. Find out more.
Anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People
The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) was adopted by the General Assembly on Thursday, 13 September 2007.
We acknowledge and pay respect to Traditional Custodians on whose land we walk, live and worship.
We acknowledge all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
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