Goldfields Aboriginal Language Centre

Language Decolonisation Conference Oct 23

GALCAC is very pleased to announce it will be running a conference in Kalgoorlie-Boulder 24 to 26 October 2023. The conference is, ‘Wangka Kanyilku Wangkawa: Decolonising First Nations Languages Conference 2023’

Wangka Kanyilku Wangawa is Tjupan for ‘language, save it for the future, and use it’

This exciting conference will bring together people working on the use, preservation, rejuvenation and reclamation of First Nations languages across the state.

Save the date! Further information including a call for papers and presentations will be made in April 2023. 

This conference is for language speakers, linguists, academics, language educators, and anyone working in the field of First Nations’ language use and preservation.

For further info head into the Goldfields Aboriginal Language Centre on Burt St, Boulder, or phone on (08)9021 3788 or email 

Conference flyer