Giiyong Festival

Giiyong Festival

Details
Date:

September 22

Time:

10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Click to Register: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/giiyong-festival-tickets-47287470096
Organizer

South East Arts

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/south-east-arts-5294569355
Venue

Jigamy

4381 Princes Hwy Just north of Eden , Broadwater, NSW 2549

Broadwater, NSW, AU, 2549

Twofold Aboriginal Corporation, Eden Local Aboriginal Land Council and South East Arts bring you


GIIYONG FESTIVAL


The newest Aboriginal Festival in the nation.


It’s a one day multi-arts festival, celebrating traditional and contemporary Aboriginal culture. It is the first such event held within the Yuin Nation.


There will be cultural workshops such as weaving, shellwork, traditional cooking, didge making, wood burning, bush medicine and more. There will be dance groups, cultural ceremonies, films, art and history exhibitions.


The Arts Market will feature a range of amazing stalls with beautiful Aboriginal art and craft from around the region. There will be food stalls and the opporutnity to purchase unique artworks and take part in fascinating workshops.


You can spend the whole day, or tailor your visit to suit your needs.


Some of the most exciting Aboriginal performers in Austrtalia will take the stage including:


Baker Boy


No Fixed Address


Benny Walker


Nooky


plus local acts including: 


Gabadoo


Chelsy Atkins


AND MORE…. details at www.giiyong.com.au


THIS FESTIVAL IS AN ALCOHOL FREE FESTIVAL


TICKETS ARE FREE!!!! 


However, your donation is appreciated to assist the organising committee in subsidising the cost of entry for this and future Giiyong Festivals.


VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED please see website for information and the full program as it develops.




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