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NAIDOC Week

Cruise aboard the Mari Nawi

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Cruise the harbour aboard the Mari Nawi (Big Canoe) to Be-lang-le-wool (Clark island)

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  • SEE SYDNEY HARBOUR IN A NEW WAY

    Cruise the harbour aboard the Mari Nawi (Big Canoe) to Be-lang-le-wool (Clark island) while enjoying stories of the Cadigal, Guringai, Wangal, Gammeraigal and Wallumedegal people of Sydney Harbour.

    To celebrate NAIDOC week, cruise the harbour aboard the Mari Nawi (Big Canoe).

    TRAVEL THROUGH THOUSANDS OF YEARS

    Hear stories of the Cadigal, Guringai, Wangal, Gammeraigal and Wallumedegal people of Sydney Harbour and learn the Aboriginal names and meanings of significant Sydney landmarks, before stepping ashore on Be-lang-le-wool (Clark island, National Park).

    On the island, see pre-white settlement through our coastal lifestyle, uncovering traditional fishing methods and food gathering techniques, before participating in an exciting Aboriginal cultural performance.

    TICKET INFORMATION

    Date: Sunday 8 July 2018, 2pm - 4pm.

    Cost: Members $10, General $20. 

    Includes: Tea and coffee.

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    Also on for NAIDOC:

    Saltwater Sunday 

    Sunday 8 July 10am - 4pm A day of creative cultural activities for all ages as we celebrate NAIDOC week at the museum. Enjoy lively performances, artmaking activities, face painting, activity trails, and storytelling.

    Unbroken Lines of Resilience: feathers, fibre, shells

    Opens 5 July This exhibition brings together some of Australia’s most renowned Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander female artists, leading practitioners in their fields of weaving and shell stringing. 

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