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Ngala Culture - Art of the Boomerang

Art of the Boomerang
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Art of the Boomerang
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Overview

Join Indigenous Tourism Officer, Richard Allan, a Ngunnawal, Bunjalung, Gamilaroi man, who has expertise in tools, artefacts and art. He will share his knowledge and lead you for an immersive, boomerang workshop which is an impactful way to gain an appreciation of tools and artefacts that have been around 20,000 years.

Understand the science behind the boomerang and learn about its rich history. You will build, sculpt and decorate your own boomerang using ochre an aboriginal paint to take home with you. Learn the Traditional technique on how to fly this ancient Indigenous artefact.

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Forest Drive, 0, Molonglo Valley, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

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“Filthy water bottles”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 2mos ago by Fran L

Had coffee with friends at cafe. We also got some water from the communal water available. When I picked up the bottle I thought the water looked cloudy and took a close look at the bottle, realised...

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“Must visit”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 2mos ago by 443BrentC

Just a wonderful place to visit, everything about this place is just relaxing. Loved the views and the gardens, seeing kids flying kites and couples just enjoying the morning. Recommend anyone...

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“National Arboretum ”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 2mos ago by Dorson82

Great views. Gorgeous outdoor area with views and walking tracks, a park, and lots of room for kids to play and run. Cafe over priced with an unimpressive menu and bland snacks/meals. Great location...

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  • Half Day or Less
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