The Doggies celebrate NAIDOC week
Updated: Jan 22
As a Club we would ike to pay our respects to our Indigenous players, past, present and future and to their familiar and the community as a whole.
We respectfully acknowledge the past and rpesent traditional owners of the land of the Indigenous people, the traditional custodians oft he land and respect their culture and identity which has been bound up with the alnd and sea for generaions.
“We wish to pay respect to the Elders, both past and present.....”
We wish to pay respect to the Elders, both past and present and further acknowledge the important role that Indigenous people continue to play within our communities.
We acknowledge the contributions of Indigenous people and non-Indigenous people in educating all people in this country, which we all share and live in together and we look forward to building on our strong ties with the Indigenous community.
The shape of Land artwork, is by Noongar and Saibai Islander man Tyrown Waigana.
Tyrown’s passion for art and design began at an early age and his goal is to make a living of being an artist and take on exciting new creative projects.
Shape of Land description: The Rainbow Serpent came out of the Dreamtime to create this land. It is represented by the snake and it forms the shape of Australia, which symbolises how it created our lands. The colour from the Rainbow Serpent is reflected on to the figure to display our connection to the Rainbow Serpent, thus our connection to country. The overlapping colours on the outside is the Dreamtime. The figure inside the shape of Australia is a representation of Indigenous Australians showing that this country - since the dawn of time - Always Was, Always Will Be Aboriginal Landgging gives your site a voice, so let your business’ personality shine through.