Develop relationships and invite Elders and Traditional Owners to your school or early learning service to speak to students and staff about their histories and cultures.
Elders are community members who can speak, and share certain knowledge, with the highest level of authority.
Traditional Owners can speak with cultural authority about the Country and land on which your school or early learning service is situated.
Respecting diversity in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures
Talking about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and culture as a general group can be disrespectful. There are hundreds of unique Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, Nations, language and kinship groups and communities.