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Wurundjeri Traditional Games Day

May 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Celebrate National Reconciliation Week and 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 face painting, didgeridoo, dance and artefacts displays.

Venue: ATC Cook Reserve, Glenroy Transport: Bus 546; Jacana Train Station; Car parking available via Ash Court Time: 10 am – 1.00 pm Cost: FREE Bookings: Bookings essential as places are limited Further Information:

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

For more information please contact Arts and Culture on 9240 1111 or email


ATC Cook Reserve

Daley Street

(Parking via Ash Court)

Glenroy, VIC 3046


May 18, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


ATC Cook Reserve, Glenroy
Daley Street
Glenroy, VIC 3046 Australia
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