Healing Country (In Conversation) [Perth]
Thursday November 11, 2021 - 6:30 PM
WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Linda Beales & Alana Wiekart
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About the Show
We celebrate the intimate connections Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples have with this land. Seeking to re-frame the challenges of global warming within the broader cultural practice of Healing Country — a multi-faceted and holistic project of collaborative reform that embraces Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural knowledge and understanding of Country as fundamental to Australia’s national heritage.
We are joined by Malgana traditional owner from Gatharagudu (Shark Bay) Bianca McNeair, Wajarri Yamaji Julie Jones, and South West Boojarah Noongar Professor Steven van Leeuwen.
In Conversation is held in Hackett Hall under the blue whale. Doors open at 6.30pm for a 7pm start.
A licensed bar is available throughout the event.
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Facilitator(s): Meri Fatin
Panellist(s): Bianca McNeair, Julie Jones, Stephen van Leeuwen