NAIDOC WEEK 7-14 JULY 2019

Harbour Cruise: Aboriginal Perspectives of Sydney

Event Organiser Name: 
Australian National Maritime Museum
Event Organiser Email: 
Date: 
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 13:00 to Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 12:00
Cost of Entry: 
$20 - $55
Event Venue: 
Australian National Maritime Museum
City/Town: 
Sydney
Post Code: 
2000
State: 
NSW
Harbour Cruise: Aboriginal Perspectives of Sydney
Explore Sydney Harbour through Indigenous eyes on board Tribal Warrior's Mari Nawi. The cruise takes visitors to Clark Island (Be-lang-le-wool), where you'll learn about traditional fishing methods, food gathering techniques and enjoy a vibrant Aboriginal cultural performance. During the cruise, the Mari Nawi's Aboriginal crew will share fascinating stories of Sydney Harbour's Gadigal, Guringai, Wangal, Gammeraigal and Wallumedegal people plus explanations of their names for significant landmarks. Plus, join the weaving workshop on-board and create your own Indigenous-inspired work. This cruise is part of the museum’s Science Week program and is made possible thanks to the Department of Industry, Innovation & Science. Coffee and tea are included. Suitable for: All ages (children from 4+years) Cruises run on the following dates: Sunday 11th August 2019 1 - 3pm Wednesday 14th August 2019 10am - 12 noon Thursday 15th August 2019 10am - 12 noon For more info: www.sea.museum/aboriginal-perspectives-of-sydney