We are now at the closing end of chapter 2021.
Again, lockdowns and COVID cases meant we were unable to share all the work and programs we so desperately wanted to share with you. The projects that did go ahead after lockdown finally ended, brought back some normalcy and joy.
After such a long time seeing each other via Zoom and Google Hangouts, some in-person reflection was sorely needed. Being in a room together for Story Circle, our annual end-of-year gathering, was amazing, albeit a little scary. Navigating the world after being confined to our home walls became a feat, but being and creating with friends, family and colleagues was the aid we all needed and still need.
This year, we successfully held the FUNPARK Mount Druitt Press Conference with First Nations and Pasifika Youth, worked with our first Artistic Directorate, continued our work in Miller through our ReFILL program, and introduced our new facilitated workshop program Handle With Care.
Here’s what else you may have missed…