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‘That’s magic’ - Decoding Noongar Place Names in Melville

News, Melville

‘That’s magic’ - Decoding Noongar Place Names in Melville

Weaving together a process driven framework with a Noongar-led community arts approach, Place Names Melville has been an incredible journey of reconciliation and Noongar language revival since its beginnings in April.

27 September 2022

Launching Intercultural Lullabies in Bunbury

Process, Bunbury

Launching Intercultural Lullabies in Bunbury

Intercultural Lullabies is a celebration of language and culture through song. It is the coming together of Noongar and intercultural communities to share lullabies, language and culture, and to create lullabies in multiple languages.

30 August 2022

On Country Trip for Northam Lullabies

Process, Northam

On Country Trip for Northam Lullabies

Northam Lullabies participants spent a morning out at Katrine, near Northam, to share songs, Noongar language and enjoy a feed together.

22 August 2022

Our first Ngaluk Waangkiny Elders

Process, Perth

Our first Ngaluk Waangkiny Elders

These 10 Elders have been driving the City of Perth’s reconciliation process.

26 May 2022

A kickstart to CHORUS 2022!

Process, Perth

A kickstart to CHORUS 2022!

Over a whirlwind 2 weeks, 10 taster workshops across 5 locations saw over 100 women* experience CHORUS.

17 November 2021

Sharing lullabies builds new connections with First Nations culture in Mandurah

Process, Mandurah

Sharing lullabies builds new connections with First Nations culture in Mandurah

Through the sharing of Community Arts Network’s Noongar Lullabies, members from diverse communities have been provided the opportunity to connect with First Nations culture on Binjareb country for Mandurah Arts Festival.

20 October 2021

Place Names References

Process

Place Names References

This Bibliography is a collection of resources and references that have informed CAN's Place Names project process and community outcomes.

24 August 2021

Al Watan to Home

Process, Perth

Al Watan to Home

Alwatan to Home sought to create a welcoming space for women from Arabic-speaking backgrounds to come together and share their stories.

01 August 2021

Equatoria Community

Process, Perth

Equatoria Community

As part of Dream Plan Do, the Equatoria Community developed a cookbook of culturally significant dishes which are shared at important events, such as child-naming ceremonies, marriages and other celebrations.

03 May 2021

Roots TV

Process, Perth

Roots TV

As part of DPD, Roots TV invited young emerging CALD artists from low socio-economic areas to participate in the Diamonds in the Rough program, a series of performing arts workshops where industry professionals mentored them through developing their own artistic pieces to perform on stage.

01 May 2021

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