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Experience a day of immersion in arts, culture and self care.

This event is now SOLD OUT! Join the waiting list for any released spaces.

Join us at the start of the world famous Bibbulmun Track for a day of creativity, cultural connection, inspiration and self care.

Making Time is an immersive wellbeing experience for the arts and community development sector offering a choice of hands-on creative activities and inspirational presentations and performances.

Supported by the Chamber of Arts and Culture WA and Lotterywest and presented in partnership with the City of Kalamunda this special one day event is situated in a stunning bushland location in the Perth Hills.

Learn about Noongar culture, join a healing ceremony, learn how to make your own Noongar story doll and create bespoke woven bush creatures. Hear professional wellbeing advice, be inspired by the power of story sharing, experience innovative theatre and round off your day with a networking supper and World Music Cafe performance.


December 9 | 9:00am - 5:30pm

Kalamunda Community Centre | Crescent Road, Jorgensen Park
Ticket price

Local Government and Private Corporation Staff - $85
Arts and Non-Profit Organisation Staff - $50
Artists and Concession Card Holders - $35
Catering by Nimrod Kazoom included in the ticket price.

Sessions for the day


9:00amVenue open
9:30amWelcome to Country
Culturally Connecting to WIRN, GNAARK, BOODJA

Sister Kate's Home Kids Aboriginal Corporation: TJ Mia and Alta Winmar

10:30amMorning Tea Break
11:00amLooking After Yourself
Shona Erskine
12:00pmLunch break | Craft and Culture
Interactive Dollmaking Workshop hosted by Geri Hayden
Interactive Weaving Workshop hosted by Sharyn Egan

Guided Bushwalk: Connecting to Culture on Country hosted by Nick Abraham

2:15pmThe Power of Sharing Stories
Nadia Heisler and Sisonke Msimang / Centre for Stories
3:15pmARCO showcase and discussion
Adam Kelly and James Berlyn / Western Australia Youth Theatre Company
4:15pmSalama music and dance performance and networking supper
World Music Cafe
5:30pmEnd of Event

This is an alcohol free event. We look forward to welcoming you to Making Time.

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CAN Perth Head Office

Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

PO Box 7514 Cloisters Square WA 6850

King Street Arts Centre
Ground Floor 357-365 Murray St
Perth WA 6000

08 9226 2422

ABN: 72106364407

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