When Tiwi people from different clan groups sit in a Milimika circle, everyone’s voice is heard and considered,” Ms Cunningham said. “None of the lines are symmetrical and that illustrates that not every journey is the same, but we are all in the same place as one mob,” he said. “To have two matches in Darwin, and all our clubs embracing the spirit of the round, proudly wearing their Indigenous guernseys, it will make for a memorable celebration in what has been an unprecedented season.”. Source: Supplied. “The language groups written on the bottom half of the jumper show that although we are one people, we are also many” Jetta said. Source: Supplied. Shai Bolton explains the story behind the design of the 2020 Dreamtime jumper. “I wrote a children’s book about Aboriginal culture and I put the Aboriginal flag in there. Bolton represents his own journey and Dreaming, along with Richmond’s five other Aboriginal players, and tells the story of the Club’s recent on-field success throughout the design. A highlight of the round is the launch of the leagues Indigenous guernseys, let’s check them out. Bolton represents his own journey and dreaming As Richmond celebrates 10 years of Dreamtime guernseys, the Club also reveals that live-wire small forward, and 2019 premiership player, Shai Bolton, is this year’s artist for the Tigers’ Indigenous jumper. When he told a story he traced the fold in a tablecloth with his forefinger just like you.

Sir Doug Nicholls Round is not just important to our Indigenous players, it is important to every Carlton person and we think this year’s guernsey is symbolic of that,” he said. Created by school design competition winner, Justine Ronberg, a Nyarininyin, Pitjantjantjara and Yankunytjatjara woman. Bolton represents his own journey and dreaming, along with Richmond's five other Aboriginal players, and tells the story of the club's recent on-field success throughout the design.

JavaScript is disabled. The Richmond podcast…, Presented by Hostplus, Justin Leppitsch and Craig McRae speak to Richmond for the…. Just listened to SEN, Gilbert McAdam, Bob Murphy saying it was a blight on the Bulldogs that they have no indigenous players on their list and have a poor history in this space. “Both the KGI and Richmond have an important leadership role to play in supporting initiatives that promote good health and wellbeing for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and Communities, particularly in challenging times such as these,” he said. The creation of Lion’s Midfielder, Allen Christensen, this year’s guernsey represents the totems of each of the club’s Indigenous players. A flying fox, emu, shark and lizard all feature in the design, alongside the Lion’s emblem. You are using an out of date browser. The creation of former Docker, Antoni Grover and his sisters, Nicole and Alicia King. Created by Yorta Yorta Man, Ross Morgan Senior and his sons. He is the son of former Fremantle player, Darren Bolton. The 2020 North Melbourne Kangaroo's Indigenous round guernsey. “We know that increasing the participation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, families and Communities in events such as this will help to increase physical activity levels, and can help reduce people dying earlier from chronic disease.”.

This year’s guernsey has been created by possibly the youngest artist yet with year 12 student, Timaya Cunningham from Xavier Catholic College at Wurrumiyanga, NT, designing the artwork. The boys discuss what they are most proud of as a playing group in 2020. The back of the guernsey represents Bolton’s story and Noongar Dreaming, with a tribal warrior relating to power, strength and determination – represented by Richmond’s recent premiership successes. This year’s Indigenous round design tells the story of the 1939 Cummeragunja walk off in protest of the conditions Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people were forced to live under at the time. She was awarded the 2013 Tasmanian Aboriginal student of the year, was selected to represent Australia in China at the 2014 APEC Youth Skills Summer Camp, ... Shai Bolton – AFL Star The emblem on the front lower half depicts the creation story of the black swan Guunyu.

In a statement, AFL General Manager of Social Policy and Inclusion, Tanya Hosch, said this year’s Indigenous round will recognise “the immense journey” the AFL has undertaken since introducing the Discrimination and Racial and Religious Vilification Act in 1995. The KGI, based at the Richmond Football Club is committed to the health and wellbeing of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, particularly youth. Bolton said he wanted the design to represent more than his own story, he wanted it to represent every Richmond player who gets the chance to wear it. The 2020 Collingwood Magpie's Indigenous round guernsey. Dreaming, connection, gathering, strength and determination are the key themes Bolton represents in his guernsey design. We were a bit nervous and we wanted to get it right. “It was important we acknowledged our six Indigenous players as well as every other player, coach staff member and especially our members and supporters. The 2020 Geelong Cats's Indigenous round guernsey. Richmond will wear a guernsey designed by Tigers star Shai Bolton, his grandmother and other family members. Bolton, 21, a proud Noongar man from Western Australia, collaborated with his mother, Kylie Pickett, and nan, Beverley Pickett to create the artwork, and nan, Lynley Pickett to tell the story of the design. On the front of the jumper, the circle in the sash represents the Richmond Football Club, the footprints are the Club’s six Aboriginal players – Bolton, Edwards, Stack, Pickett, Rioli, and Eggmolesse-Smith making their journey to the Club, with each boomerang highlighting their individual connection to Country.

Source: Supplied. We also loved how it described our story as Indigenous men and the support we have around us. Titled, ‘Football Dreaming’ the guernsey features two boomerangs which acknowledge the importance of Indigenous culture, pride and Aboriginality. While restrictions on gatherings and social distancing continues nationally, health and activity for the Australian community remains incredibly important, and RunRona participants can complete their event in their local area, while complying with Government restrictions on gatherings. Blues CEO Cain Liddle said the club was proud to wear a guernsey for Sir Doug Nicholls Round that holds such significance. No matter what anyone’s opinion is of the jumper, we’re really proud of the work that we’ve done.” He said. The 2020 Gold Coast Sun's Indigenous round guernsey. Yep, Proud that the Tigers are so far advanced in indigenous inclusion, compare us to the Bulldogs: Fantastic news. Source: Supplied. Shai Bolton re-signs, John Bolton sacked. “The circle design is a Milimika circle. In a Milimika circle, everyone is equal. The Tigers are the destination for Aboriginal lads in Victoria no As Richmond celebrates 10 years of Dreamtime guernseys, the Club also reveals that live-wire small forward, and 2019 premiership player, Shai Bolton, is this year’s artist for the Tigers’ Indigenous jumper. The sun in the centre represents people coming together. ", The 2020 Adelaide Crow's Indigenous round guernsey. “In my first year, when I got drafted and I played in the Dreamtime (at the 'G), it was an unbelievable experience, I’d never ever played in a big game like that in my life.”. All proceeds from Dreamtime jumper sales support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth through the Club’s Korin Gamadji Institute. Source: Supplied. “I support the AFL for not paying to use the Aboriginal flag because it should be free for everyone,” he said. The circles and campfires throughout the design are all of the different meeting places, gatherings and connections made in the players’ journeys into AFL, and the stars guide the Dreaming process. Source: Supplied, This year’s design has been inspired by Forward, Mathew Parker and his Noonga/Yuet family from the Ballardong region. Bolton BL1 8DU ORDER ONLINE SHAHI BAKERS SWEETS & BAKERS 302 Blackburn Road Bolton BL1 8DU ORDER ONLINE Previous Next About us We are the Under New Management in Shahi Bakers Bolton… “My family are forever grateful to have the opportunity to design this, and I just want to thank the Club for giving me the opportunity to design it,” he said. Emerging Indigenous Executive Leadership Program (EIELP), Indigenous Youth Activism Story Telling Program, Korin Gamadji Institute partners with RunRona, to support health promotion in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, RunRona wraps on National Reconciliation Week, Shai Bolton and family design Richmond’s 10th Dreamtime jumper.
The 2018 Swans guernsey designed by south-coast artist, Cheryl Davison returns in 2020. “We’re encouraging Richmond members, supporters, staff and players to participate in the event, so that we can provide more access and opportunity for our young people to take part, and stay healthy.”. Bolton said he wanted the design to represent more than his own story, he wanted it to represent every Richmond player who gets the chance to wear it. In an interview with the Herald Sun, retired Essendon star Michael Long called on fans in Darwin to bring Aboriginal flags to the game and fly them proudly. A fresh design for 2020 by local Kaurna Custodian, Karl “Winda” Telfer. “The COVID-19 crisis has seen fun runs cancelled, gyms close and people unable to physically spend time with each other, so we wanted to ensure there were opportunities to stay physically, mentally and spiritually healthy as well as connect with the Community,” she said. It’s a bumper Grand Final edition of ‘Talking Tigers’ this week.

That flag belongs to all Aboriginal people—not just to any individual.

2019 premiership player, Shai Bolton, is this year’s artist for Richmond's Indigenous jumper. The Tigers are the destination for Aboriginal lads in Victoria no doubt. Shai Bolton ( is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Richmond Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). "I saw an old man, Mother.

The background symbolises the coming together of freshwater and saltwater Countries.

RunRona aims to promote and encourage good health among all Australians with a focus on the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community. To register for RunRona, go to clothingthegap.com.au/pages/run-rona and use the code ‘RFCKGI’ to support a young person to have access to the event.
Western Bulldogs president Peter Gordon is determined to create an environment that fosters Indigenous talent in the future after entering 2019 without an Indigenous player on their list. Includes historical and current season data. National Reconciliation Week also approaches next week – a time for Australians to learn more about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements. The 2020 Port Adelaide Power's Indigenous round guernsey. I didn’t know I had to get permission being an Aboriginal person to teach young kids at school about Aboriginal culture.”. The Tigers are the destination for Aboriginal lads in Victoria no doubt. Source: Supplied. Designed by former Crow’s listed player Eddie Hocking and artist Shane “Mankitya” Cook.

Mathew Parker said this is” my journey for you.”, The 2020 Hawthorn Football Club's Indigenous round guernsey. The 2020 Melbourne Demon's Indigenous round guernsey.

On the front of the jumper, the circle in the sash represents the Richmond Football Club, the footprints are the Club’s six Aboriginal players – Bolton, Shane Edwards, Sydney Stack, Marlion Pickett, Daniel Rioli, and Derek Eggmolesse-Smith making their journey to the Club, with each boomerang highlighting their individual connection to Country. Congratulations to Shai for staying with the Tigers, he could really explode next year, althoyugh I'm more than happy fgor him to really announce himself come the P/F. As Richmond celebrates 10 years of Dreamtime guernseys, the Club also reveals that live-wire small forward, and 2019 premiership player, Shai Bolton, is this year’s artist for the Tigers’ Indigenous jumper.