Celebrating the Innovation of Australia’s First Nations Peoples in Fashion and Textiles

The National Indigenous Fashion Awards (NIFA) have been a vibrant and prestigious platform since their launch in 2020. This event celebrates the creativity, diversity, and ethical practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and fashion designers, contributing to the growth and empowerment of the sector.

Honoring the Creativity and Diversity of First Nations Peoples

The National Indigenous Fashion Awards (NIFA) are presented by the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation’s Indigenous Fashion Projects, with support from the Northern Territory Government through the Northern Territory Major Events Company. The awards offer a unique opportunity for both local and international fashion communities to connect with the world’s oldest living cultures and highlight excellence across six categories.

Prestigious Categories in the National Indigenous Fashion Awards

The National Indigenous Fashion Awards celebrate various categories, including:

Traditional Adornment Award, supported by Helen Kaminski.
Community Collaboration Award, supported by Canberra Centre.
Business Achievement Award, supported by QIC.
Textile Design Award, supported by RMIT.
Wearable Art Award, supported by Eastland.
Fashion Designer Award, supported by Country Road.
NEW in 2024: Cecilia Cubillo Young Achiever Award, supported by Franchesca Cubillo.

NITV’s Broadcast of the National Indigenous Fashion Awards

Thanks to the partnership with Principal Media Partner NITV, viewers can watch the NIFA 2023 broadcast on SBS OnDemand HERE

Save the Date: August 7, 2024

Mark your calendars for the upcoming event on Wednesday, August 7, 2024, to celebrate the vibrant and innovative world of Australia’s First Nations fashion and textiles.

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We provide Indigenous products, music, art and news.
If you want Indigenous gifts and merchandise, bush tucker food at your next event or Indigenous entertainment at your next party, expo or conference, feel free to contact us!

Visit our page: https://nicc.org.au/
Tony Clemenger.
Chief Executive Officer.
Tel: 0419431649.
Level 1 397 Chapel Street South Yarra 3141.

Source: https://www.ifp.org.au/nifa/?gad_source=1&gclid=CjwKCAjw88yxBhBWEiwA7cm6pddWcmhOO9-RO4yGYkvmQvmKYBmBUUHOiNT6B9kjaxjJvkt_jGbL9RoCUA8QAvD_BwE

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