It’s nice to see Fb Australia is supporting NAIDOC Week, however what are they doing precisely?
From immediately, Aussie Fb and Instagram customers could have entry to the brand new options that are aimed to recognise indigenous folks, their tales and companies. You may also join with this yr’s theme: At all times Was, At all times Will Be, via Indigenous-designed instruments, creators, and companies.
Look out for 3 new unique Instagram Tales stickers designed by Tyrown Waigana, the Noongar and Saibai Islander, the artists behind this yr’s NAIDOC Week poster. Social media customers will be capable to discover the NAIDOC Week designs on the high of their tales tray (much like the favored stickers, Giphy).
Options celebrating NAIDOC Week
- 4 Instagram Tales tiles designed by Nungala Inventive, led by proud Warumungu / Wombaya lady Jessica Johnson. These templates will encourage each Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian’s to reconnect with the nation they reside in. They are going to be feeling assured to share the folks, communities and organisations that encourage them.
- To spotlight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, Fb can also be supporting a brand new interactive Indigenous music library.
- By means of the music stickers referred to as ‘Blak Australia,’ high Indigenous creators can even develop and share Instagram Guides targeted on well-being and connecting to the nation. Guides are an upcoming characteristic at present testing with choose creators world wide.
This partnership with NAIDOC will harness that energy to carry Indigenous achievements and tradition to Australians all over the place
“Fb is dedicated to supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to have fun tradition, entry training, and embrace their financial potential. Our platforms can elevate group voices and share tales in unprecedented methods, and this partnership with NAIDOC will harness that energy to carry Indigenous achievements and tradition to Australians all over the place,” stated Will Easton, Vice President of Fb Australia.
As NAIDOC Week closes on Saturday 14th November, NAIDOC LIVE: Celebrating Blak Excellence – a Social For Good Fb livestream – will air reside from 6:00pm AEDT throughout NAIDOC, NITV and Fb Australia pages.
The stream will characteristic performances and appearances from a few of Australia’s high Indigenous expertise together with Archie Roach, Ash Barty, Kate (Konstantina) Constantine, Wayne Quilliam and lots of extra. Indigenous Literacy Basis ambassador, Jessica Mauboy can even be in a Fb world first XR video manufacturing that reimagines her hit music, Butterfly.
Hundreds of thousands of Australians can now be a part of within the celebrations through their social media, sharing this beautiful content material to their networks
In welcoming the partnership, Nationwide NAIDOC Co Chair, John Paul Janke stated it was an thrilling alternative to broaden the attain and footprint of NAIDOC Week like by no means earlier than.
“Hundreds of thousands of Australians can now be a part of within the celebrations through their social media, sharing this beautiful content material to their networks and thus partaking an entire new viewers to our tradition, achievement, historical past, aspirations and voices.”
You could find extra details about NAIDOC Week and how one can take part right here.