NAIDOC celebrations will be launched in Parkes this Sunday and the NAIDOC Planning Group would like to invite the whole community to participate in a town procession on Sunday beginning at 10.30am.

The launch will include speeches, Aboriginal dancers, flag raising and the announcement of the Parkes NAIDOC 2008 Annette Sloane Indigenous Youth of the Year Award and the Parkes NAIDOC 2008 Indigenous Person of the Year Award.