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Shoalhaven City Arts Centre | Jerrinja Exposed

Ten young people aged 10 - 28 connected to Jerrinja Aboriginal country and culture on the South Coast of NSW recently embarked on a creative journey. The group learnt technical photography and design skills to engage and connect with traditional Jerrinja Aboriginal language, country and culture. This exhibition displays the best 30 photographic works and the journey of the inspiring young artists after months of workshops at Culburra Beach. Read more

Lieder Theatre | Gurangatch and Mirrigan Get-Together

Gurangatch and Mirrigan is an important local Aboriginal story, often told by Alfie Walker. Working with the local Aboriginal community, the Lieder Theatre Company is developing a theatrical interpretation of the story for performances in schools and at the Lieder in November 2017. Read more

Saltwater Freshwater Festival

Be part of something extraordinary at Saltwater Freshwater Festival on Australia Day. Celebrate in the spirit of country where our rivers meet the sea and experience living Aboriginal culture on the Mid North Coast, home to the nations of the Gumbaynggirr, Biripi, Dunghutti and Worimi people. Read more

Window on the Wetlands Centre opens for June Long Weekend

A series of poles to be painted by artists including members of the Ngemba Wailwan art group will form part of the Indigenous cultural heritage interpretive displays at the new Window on the Wetlands (WOW) Centre in Warren to be opened at 5pm tomorrow, World Environment Day. Read more


Tarnanthi (tar-nan-dee), the inaugural Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art is being presented by the Art Gallery of South Australia Read more

Preserving Cultural Crafts

Renowned Aboriginal weaver, Dolly Jerome, will pass on her knowledge of weaving in a series of cross generational weaving workshops to be held next week at Trewlawney Station, Gomeroi Gaaynggal Centre and Hillvue Public school. Read more