Voices come together for referendums 40th

Voices Together choir leader Peter Hough (front) with (rear l-r) Voices Together co-ordinator Judith Light, choir member Priscilla Orcher Wightman, Thelma James of GunnaWannaBe and Priscillas children Richard and Emily.

It doesnt matter if you cant sing all that well if you enjoy belting out a tune and are passionate about reconciliation, the Voices Together choir in Lismore would love to have you.

Both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people are invited to a special supper at GunnaWannaBe in South Lismore next Thursday, August 17, where they can mingle with the current members and join up.

We want to get a huge choir together for the 40th anniversary of the referendum that gave Aboriginal people the right to vote, said co-ordinator, Judith Light. We are going to have a huge celebration to mark the occasion in May 2007, and we want to start recruiting new voices and rehearsing now.

The supper begins at 6pm and entry is $5.50.

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