Invasion Day 2021

Wednesday, 6 January 2021 - 2:01pm
Invasion Day Rally 2021

In 2021, 3CR marked Invasion Day with special programming and live coverage of Melbourne and interstate events, rallies and concerts. 

Always was, always will be, Aboriginal land. 

The broadcast was live on Tuesday 26 January from 7am - 4pm.

You can listen back to the Melbourne Rally Speeches below. 

 

7am Tuesday Breakfast:  Invasion Day focus.  Listen to the podcast.

8:30am Accent of Women:  Presenting information, analysis and comment on Invasion Day 2021 from First Nations women.  

9am 3CR's First Nations media makers Robbie Thorpe (Fire First and Blak n Deadly), Viv Malo (The Black Block), Gavin Moore (Billabong Beats) and Meriki Onus (The Black Block) join forces to bring you the annual Invasion Day special broadcast.

10:30am Live broadcast of the speeches from the Invasion Day Melbourne 2021 rally and march.

 

LISTEN BACK - Invasion Day 2021 Rally Speeches (1 hour 23 minutes, 32MB)

Read the transcript of the rally speeches 

 

2pm  Throughout the afternoon we will be crossing to events around the country, bringing you interviews with organisers on many different campaign fronts and playing a beautiful mix of music from Blak musicians throughout the land!

Survival Day 2012
Tuesday
This annual broadcast by 3CR's Indigenous broadcasters marks Australia's Invasion Day. Indigenous activists have broadcast at 3CR from the year 3CR began in1976. Tune in on 26 January each year and hear the truth about Australia's ongoing colonialism and the current campaigns to right past wrongs.

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Episodes

Invasion Day 2021

6 Jan 2021
Special programming and live coverage of the Melbourne and interstate events, rallies and concerts on Invasion Day 2021. 'Always was, always will be, Aboriginal land!'

Invasion Day 2020

21 Jan 2020
We marked Invasion Day with special programming and live coverage of the Melbourne rally. Across seven hours, our programming revealed the real history of Australia, cover local and interstate events and rallies, demanded justice and celebrated the survival and culture of Aboriginal people.

Invasion Day 2019

19 Dec 2018
Every year 3CR marks Invasion Day with special programming that gives voice to the ongoing struggle for land justice in this country. Our shows cover the real history of Australia, cross to local events and rallies around town, and celebrate the survival and culture of Aboriginal people. Always was, always will be, Aboriginal land – Abolish Australia Day!

Invasion Day 2018

26 Jan 2018
This year we mark Invasion Day with 6 hours of special programming from 10 am – 4 pm on Friday 26 January.