Anti-Discrimination NSW


Yabun Festival 2017 highlights

Published: 3 February 2017

Yabun Festival is a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture in Australia which was held on 26th of January 2017. 

Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW has a stall at the event each year to provide information and promote awareness.

In pictures: ADB staff at Yabun (information stall) including the Acting President.


Highlights of the festivities include:

  • Aboriginal dance performance by Doonooch Dancers



  • Kevin Cook Lecture: Presented by Tranby Aboriginal College

Keynote Speaker: The Hon. Linda Burney MP
Panel members: Kali Bellear and Dr Tali Milroy
Spoke in honour of late Kevin Cook and their personal experiences around education


Throughout the day there were other panels such us: