What's on: Indigenous Australians Exhibition

The history, culture and political struggles of Indigenous Australians.

Indigenous Australians Exhibition

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Event Type:
Everyday event
Time:
09.30 AM to 05.00 PM
Location:
Level G, Indigenous Australians Exhibition
Admission:
Free after admission

Showcasing pieces from the Australian Museum's 40,000 piece collection, and featuring contemporary audio-visual storytelling and personal narratives, this exhibition captures the diversity of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art and culture from the Dreaming to the present day.

It's a fascinating look at the history, culture and political struggles of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people - the oldest living culture in the world.

This popular exhibition places a strong emphasis on the strength of Indigenous cultures and their connection to the land. The experience is divided into six themes: spirituality, cultural heritage, archaeology, family, land and social justice.

It demonstrates how Australia's Indigenous cultures have survived for so long by adapting over time - despite the impact of more than two hundred years of European colonisation.

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