Cultural Competency


About the presenter: Carol is employed as Leadership Development Manager at the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council. She has worked extensively in the arts sector in the area of ATSI arts and culture including the Perth International Arts Festival as Program Manager for the Noongar Projects in 2006 and various community arts groups as well as with state and federal government departments. Carol is a mother and grandmother and is a very strong advocate for raising the profile of Noongar people in Western Australia. 

During this presentation participants were provided with the opportunity to discuss ways of building intercultural understanding.

View video highlights from the presentation:

The following is an edited excerpt of highlights from the 60 minute presentation.

Educational resources:

For more information about cultural competency, visit the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts and culture in education portal.


The views and opinions expressed in the videos are those of the presenters and not necessarily those of the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries or ArtsEdge. The Department and ArtsEdge encourages viewers to also seek advice and information from relevant sources, including peak bodies and suitably qualified professionals.