The Consultations kicked off in Lightning Ridge on Tuesday 2 May 2017. The workshop commenced with a Welcome to Country by Aunty Brenda McBride. Cultural performances were given by Lightning Ridge Central School, Lightning Ridge Pre-school and a local artist performed original songs in language.
For more information on the themes, please read the communique from the day here
Rhonda Ashby spoke to NITV about the languages consultations and what language means to her. You can find the story here.