What's on: Garrigarrang: Sea Country
Experience the deep connections between Indigenous Australians and the coast through cultural artefacts, stories and ceremonial performances about the sea
- Event Type:
- Everyday event
- 09.30 AM to 05.00 PM
- First Australians galleries, Level G
- Free after admission
This new exhibition reveals the diverse spiritual beliefs, values and complex knowledge systems that continue across Australia today.
Garrigarrang features 300 treasures from the Australian Museum’s Indigenous collections including fishing spears, canoes, sculptures and jewellery.
Hear from Aboriginal people about canoe making in NSW, explore creation stories and whale ceremonies from the NSW South Coast and see ceremonial costumes and dance masks from the Torres Strait which accompany stories about spirituality and culture.
For enquiries about the exhibition, please contact us on (02) 9320 6295 or via email.
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