Listen to the faith journey of our Christian Aboriginal sisters
Engage with issues facing Aboriginal women in remote and urban areas
Learn how to walk alongside our Aboriginal sisters in Christ
Spend an evening learning from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Christian leaders about the unique challenges facing Aboriginal women.
Special guest speaker Andrea Mason – 2017 NT Australian of the Year and 2016 Telstra Australian Businesswoman of the Year – shares about her experiences as an Aboriginal Christian leader and gives insight into the challenges facing Aboriginal women in remote areas. As Chief Executive Officer of Ngaanyatjarrra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council (NPYWC), Andrea will also speak about the council’s successful work to break the cycle of domestic violence and other challenges in remote communities.
During an interactive Q&A panel session, Sharon Minniecon (Scarred Tree Indigenous Ministries, Glebe) and Kayleen Manton (Mt Druitt Indigenous Church) will share about ministry among their Aboriginal communities in greater Sydney.
Before coming to the event, please read the documents
from the Australians Together website, so that you are ready to engage with our panellists.
All are welcome at this workshop. If the cost of registration prevents you from attending, please accept our complimentary registration option by using this code: WALKguest
6:30pm Mingle & chat, with light supper
6:50pm Welcome and introductions
7:00pm Andrea Mason address
7:30pm Q&A panel session