Cowra Voices has been awarded the Oral History NSW Community History Award 2020.
The award is ‘designed to acknowledge the work of individuals or community groups who are recording the histories of their communities’.
Oral History NSW was established in 1979 as a non-profit association supporting the promotion and improvement of oral history. The members of Cowra Voices team gave a presentation about Cowra Voices at the Oral History (online) AGM on 31st October, 2020.
Cowra Voices was created by members of Nikkei Australia, in partnership with Cowra Council, Cowra Tourism Corporation, Arts OutWest, and Japan’s Tokai University design students from Sapporo (Hokkaido) campus. Audio recording support was provided by ABC Central West. App developer was Sazae Pty Ltd.