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CAN creates positive social change through the arts, building inclusion and understanding between people.

For more than 30 years CAN has partnered with communities to share the histories and experiences that are unwritten or unspoken. This work breaks through the silence arising from systemic disempowerment and exposes the politics of fear by sharing, through art, participants’ daily acts of resistance and resilience that are essential to maintaining hope.

The creation of powerful artworks and experiences resonate deeply for the community and with the audiences they reach, far beyond where the work originated.

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Join Noongar Lullabies in Northam!!

Northam community!! Join Noongar facilitators, Cyndy Moody and Phil Bartlett to create and learn beautiful lullabies in Noongar language for your moort!

12 April 2022

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Northam

Lullabies

Join Noongar facilitators, Cyndy Moody and Phil Bartlett to create and learn beautiful lullabies in Noongar language for your moort.

Mandurah Arts Festival

Sharing Lullabies

Intercultural Lullabies brings together family members from different cultural backgrounds within Mandurah, to celebrate diversity through language and song.

Mavis Phillips nee Walley Exhibition

Mavis Phillips nee Walley Collection

In 2021 a selection of the Mavis Phillips nee Walley collection, curated by Dallas Phillips, was exhibited at the Perth Centre for Photography Gallery and at the State Library of WA.

Documentary

Ngaluk Waangkiny

Ngaluk Waangkiny - Us Talking follows the journey of a courageous group of Aboriginal Elders living on Whadjuk Noongar boodja as they fight for respect, recognition and acknowledgement from the City of Perth.

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