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Welcoming Places

Meet new friends and share information in workshops and presentations highlighting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander traditional and contemporary culture.

To book for events, use the online registration links provided, contact any library or email . Registration is required for all sessions.

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Bulka Yinila  

Talks for Adults

Indigenous Painting workshop

Professional, GOMA exhibited indigenous artist Lloyd Hornsby shares the basics of indigenous art and guides participants through the creation of their own indigenous inspired canvas. For Adults.

Indigenous Painting workshop
Library Dates Time Status
Caboolture Friday 24 March 1.30pm Register now

Dreaming of Universe artwork  

Discover Indigenous Stories and Legends

Gubbi Gubbi man Lyndon Davis discusses the significance of indigenous stories and legends, the part they play in indigenous life and communities, and how they are used to teach young indigenous kids important life lessons. For Adults.

Discover Indigenous Stories and Legends
Library Dates Time Status
Bribie Island Tuesday, 2 May 2.00pm Register now

 Muwe Djawun artwork
Explore Indigenous Music and Dance

Gubbi Gubbi man Lyndon Davis demonstrates indigenous musical instruments and discusses the role of music and dance in indigenous cultural life. For Adults.

Explore Indigenous Music and Dance
Library Dates Time Status
Redcliffe Tuesday, 9 May 10.00am Register now

Activities for Teens

 The Learning Place artwork
Indigenous Cap Painting

Learn more about Aboriginal culture with GOMA-exhibited artist, Lloyd Hornsby, while you paint a cap in the Indigenous style. Grades 7-12. Registration essential.

Indigenous Cap Painting
Library Date Time Status
Bribie Island Thursday, 2 February 12.00pm - 1.30pm Event ended 

Paint a Talking Stick

Learn more about Aboriginal yarning circles with GOMA-exhibited artist, Lloyd Hornsby, while you paint your own talking stick. Grades 7-12. Registration essential. 

Paint a Talking Stick
Library Date Time Status
Deception Bay Monday, 3 April 2.00pm - 3.30pm Register now
Caboolture Thursday, 13 April 2.00pm - 3.30pm Register now


Activities for Children

  

Meet Author/Illustrator Gregg Dreise

Laugh out loud as Gregg reads from his books Silly Birds, Kookoo Kookaburra, and Mad Magpie and be part of an interactive musical performance with singing and dancing. FREE. Grades 1-3. Registration essential.   

Meet Author/Illustrator Gregg Dreise
Library Date Time Status
Caboolture Friday, 7 April 10.30am - 11.30am Register now
Redcliffe Friday, 7 April 2.00pm - 3.00pm Register now

 
Circular Rhythm

Celebrate Indigenous culture as Circular Rhythm fuses ancient and contemporary music, interactive songs and dances. Be mesmerised by the sounds of the Didgeridoo, modern guitar and stompbox. FREE. Grades 1-6. Registration essential.

Circular Rhythm
Library Date Time Status
Deception Bay Monday, 10 April 11.30am - 12.30am Register now
Bribie Island Thursday, 27 April 12.00noon - 1.00pm Register now


Dates / Times

LibraryDateTimeBookings
Selected Moreton Bay Region Librariesvarious datessee times and details above Register now

Cost

Free

Bookings

Bookings for this event are required.

Please note: Due to website processes, sessions may fill prior to showing a 'booked out' or 'wait list' status online.

Contact

Your local library

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Welcoming Place Collection

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