Gallery: NAIDOC Week

Tyrell Bennell and Dante Ferrari learn some traditional dance moves from Aboriginal artist Troy Bennell and Troy Bennell Jr at a special celebration at the Goodstart Early Learning Centre in Australind for NAIDOC Week, which celebrated the theme “Because of her, we can”. Picture: Jon Gellweiler / Harvey-Waroona Reporter

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Tyrell Bennell, 3, high-fives his uncle Troy after adding his hand prints to the painting. Picture: Jacinta Cantatore Picture: Jacinta Cantatore/Harvey Reporter

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Reef Ihe, 3, and Abby Serra, 3, perform the eagle dance with Mr Bennell. Picture: Jacinta Cantatore Picture: Jacinta Cantatore/Harvey Reporter

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Troy Bennell Jr performs the emu dance to the captivated audience. Picture: Jacinta Cantatore Picture: Jacinta Cantatore/Harvey Reporter

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Ebony Bennell paints Misha Ryan, 2, in preparation for some creative storytelling. Picture: Harvey Reporter

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Gibson Hastie, 3, gets his hand painted by Ebony Bennell. Picture: Jacinta Cantatore Picture: Pictures: Jacinta Cantatore

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Mr Bennell puts the final touches to the canvas, which will remain as a permanent artwork at the centre. Picture: Jacinta Cantatore Picture: Jacinta Cantatore/Harvey Reporter