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National Reconciliation Week 2018

National Reconciliation Week is celebrated annually across the country from 27 May – 3 June, and invites all Australians to learn more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, histories and achievements and how we can all work towards a unified future for all. This years theme was ‘Dont Keep History A Mystery: Learn. Share. … Read more

kuril dhagun is transforming again

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  We have commenced the install of our next exhibition, Renewed by Gumbi Crew! The Gumbi Gunyah Women’s crew have been busy creating beautiful handmade garments, textiles, jewellery, house hold items and canvases for the exhibition. The art works are made from recycled and found materials, natural and synthetic, paintings in acrylic on canvas, jewellery … Read more

Deadly Stories – Cairns

Deadly Stories – Cairns started last week with a group of young people learning camera operation, interviewing and editing skills. After some practice interviews on ‘what does it mean to be a hero or a mentor’ and ‘who is your biggest hero/mentor in your community’ the group got stuck into planning and storyboarding their films. … Read more

kuril dhagun space transformation

kuril dhagun is currently undergoing some major changes. The vibrant Our Dreaming; animating country exhibition wrapped up over a week ago and we’re now busy installing  North of the Tropic; a State Library Queensland Corporate Art Collection display. The exhibition will feature work created from communities situated north of the Tropic of  Capricorn including Cardwell, Darnley Island, Mornington Island, … Read more