Wurundjeri Traditional Games Day

Wurundjeri Traditional Games Day

Celebrate Reconciliation Week and join us for a day of traditional Aboriginal games.

Join us at ATC Cook Reserve, adjacent to the Ballerrt Mooroop College site, for a day of traditional Aboriginal games and fun for all the family!

Games leaders Uncle Bill Nicholson and Mandy Nicholson will guide you through traditional team challenges, such as throwing a wit wit, boomerang or (blunt) spear, playing marngrook (traditional football), tool making and campfire challenges. Cultural prizes will be awarded to the standout teams.

The event will commence with a traditional Wurundjeri Welcome and Smoking Ceremony, and will also feature free facepainting, didgeridoo, dance and artefacts displays.

Bookings are essential as places are limited book here.

Further information:

  • Please BYO picnic food, picnic rugs, deck chairs
  • Coffee van will be on site for hot and cold drinks
  • Please wear comfortable clothes and runners
  • Suitable for all ages and abilities

Suitable for

All ages

Contact

Arts Moreland
Emma Hutchinson, Arts Officer
Phone: 92401111
Email: ehutchinson@moreland.vic.gov.au

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