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
Creating a 15-track album with twelve Noongar community members located across Australia required a mix of ingenuity, technology and cooperative effort.
29 January 2021
From July to September, twelve participants from places as far as Cairns and Darwin logged in to learn the fundamentals of Noongar language and song writing during weekly online learning sessions with Charmaine and Phil.
01 December 2020
CAN worked with the Noongar community in Mandurah to create the album Nganyang Nyit Maawit.
19 December 2019
CAN engaged Aboriginal artists to create an animated video for one of the first songs recorded in the Lullabies series, the Noongar version of “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”.
10 October 2019
Community Arts Network joined forces with the Awesome International Arts Festival to form and present the Djinda Djinda Community Choir, a joyful offshoot of the Lullabies program.
03 October 2019
Developed and delivered in collaboration with Elders, their families and local partners, Kwobidak Maawit: Noongar Lullabies from Bunbury was brought to life in a series of workshops delivered by Noongar artists and facilitators, Charmaine Councillor and Marcelle Riley.
14 November 2018