26 January events review

We're reviewing our major events program and we want to know what you think about Council events held in the Inner West on 26 January.


Background

At its meeting on 13 November 2018, the elected Council resolved that officers conduct a holistic review of the events program, incorporating:

a. Consideration of the reframing the Marrickville community festival currently held on 26 January; and

b. Consultation with the local Aboriginal community and the wider community about how the nature of Council’s January 26 events should further evolve to recognise the history of Indigenous Australia.

View Council's media release for further information.

Have your say

You are invited to provide your input:

Comments close on Wednesday, 7 April 2019.


What happens next?

  • All feedback will be considered and will inform reccomendations reported to the elected Council for decision.
  • Everyone who provides feedback will be emailed a link to the report, outlining the community feedback officer recommendations and date of the Council meeting.
  • Updates will be posted on this project page.
  • Make sure you register for Your Say Inner West - you'll receive a monthly e-news promoting all the projects open for community comment, and project updates, including Council decisions.

We're reviewing our major events program and we want to know what you think about Council events held in the Inner West on 26 January.


Background

At its meeting on 13 November 2018, the elected Council resolved that officers conduct a holistic review of the events program, incorporating:

a. Consideration of the reframing the Marrickville community festival currently held on 26 January; and

b. Consultation with the local Aboriginal community and the wider community about how the nature of Council’s January 26 events should further evolve to recognise the history of Indigenous Australia.

View Council's media release for further information.

Have your say

You are invited to provide your input:

Comments close on Wednesday, 7 April 2019.


What happens next?

  • All feedback will be considered and will inform reccomendations reported to the elected Council for decision.
  • Everyone who provides feedback will be emailed a link to the report, outlining the community feedback officer recommendations and date of the Council meeting.
  • Updates will be posted on this project page.
  • Make sure you register for Your Say Inner West - you'll receive a monthly e-news promoting all the projects open for community comment, and project updates, including Council decisions.

26 January events review survey 19/4656

Please tell us your thoughts about the 26 January events review. Please try and be as specific as possible in your answer.

255
2. Council currently holds an Australia Day event in Enmore Park which includes a citizenship ceremony, announcement of the Citizens of the Year awards, live entertainment, children's activities and a fireworks display. Prior to this survey, were you aware of this event?
2b. Have you attended this event in the last five years?
2d. Which statement best describes how you feel about this event?
Options are limited to 2
255
Options are limited to 1
255
3. How supportive are you of Council holding the following on 26 January?
3. How supportive are you of Council holding the following on 26 January? Very supportive Slightly supportive Unsure / don't know Slightly opposed Very opposed
Celebratory event
Citizenship ceremony
Citizens of the year awards ceremony

4. What are your ideas for how the nature of Council's 26 January events should further evolve to recognise the history of Indigenous Australia? Please provide up to three suggestions.

Please answer some questions about you

Are you Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander?
What is your age?
Are you making a submission on behalf of an organisation?
255
255
255

Your contact details

Your personal details are kept confidential and only used for reporting purposes and keeping you informed.

255
255
Please hold on while your response is being submitted