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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 firstname.lastname@example.org
ATC Cook Reserve
(Parking via Ash Court)
Glenroy, VIC 3046