EVENTS

aboriginal music story time

Through listening to and making your own music, we will learn about the importance of Aboriginal knowledge and culture.


Join Annette Sax, a Taungurung woman and Education and Creative Arts Director of Yarn Strong Sista, for an Aboriginal story time. While listening to some songs from Aunty Wendy’s Mob CD, Growin’ up Strong and making your own music, we will learn about the importance of the Possum Skin Cloak for Victorian Aboriginal Peoples. Annette will also share the Aboriginal Hokey Pokey in local language.

Tuesday 24 November 2020
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Yurri's Birthday Story Time

Join us for this live story telling of Yurri’s Birthday and connect with local Aboriginal Culture through making a bush bouquet.


Join Annette Sax, a Taungurung woman and Education and Creative Arts Director of Yarn Strong Sista, for an Aboriginal story time. Through this live story telling of Yurri’s Birthday by Aunty Sue Atkinson, we will learn with Indigenous Victorian cultures and connect with our local Country through making a bush bouquet.

Tuesday 1 December 2020
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Oral storytelling

There is a storyteller in each of us. Be inspired to use natural materials to tell your own family stories while connecting with Country.

Join Annette Sax, a Taungurung woman and Education and Creative Arts Director of Yarn Strong Sista, for an Aboriginal story time. Oral storytelling has been part of Aboriginal culture for thousands of years. There is a storyteller in each of us. Be inspired to use natural and recycled materials to tell your own family stories. While learning about the importance of creating and sharing your own story, we will make natural collages using materials from Country.

Tuesday January 19, 2021
1:30 – 2:30pm