PHOTOS: NAIDOC Week 2019: Kids receive early sense of belonging at Welcome Baby to Country

Ruby-Rose Kirk gets her face painted by Aunty Janine Wilson, with mum Krystal Kirk, at yesterday’s Welcome Baby to Country at Mildura Station Homestead.

Ruby-Rose Kirk gets her face painted by Aunty Janine Wilson, with mum Krystal Kirk, at yesterday’s Welcome Baby to Country at Mildura Station Homestead.

Sunraysia’s indigenous babies and children were given an early sense of belonging yesterday.

A total of 38 babies and children were welcomed to country by Aboriginal elders and the wider community.

Hundreds of people were greeted at the Mildura Station Homestead by a smoking ceremony, traditional dancing and the sounds of digeridoo.

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