Conference Opening, Welcome to Country, Warrang-Bridi
Mervyn (Nick) Abraham is the owner and lead guide at Warrang-Bridil (meaning ‘Enlighten to Acknowledge’ in Nyoongar language).
Born in Perth with direct connection to the Whadjuk, Yued, Ballardong, Wilmen, Wardandi and Binjerup People and Country, Nick grew-up in Perth and spent his teenage years in and around the Native reserves of the Great Southern region of Western Australia, before permanently returning to Perth in 1979. Nick is co-host of radio program Moorditj Mag on RTR 92.1 FM, and volunteera with numerous Aboriginal community organisations which strive to improve education, housing, justice, sports and wellbeing outcomes. Nick formed Warrang-Bridil, an Aboriginal cultural tours and consultancy company in 2018.
By re-connecting with our culture, values, purpose and leadership today, and educating ourselves and those around us, we can work together to build a better Nation.