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Place Names Melville gets Lotterywest funding boost

News, Melville

Place Names Melville gets Lotterywest funding boost

CAN is proud to announce our partners, the City of Melville have received a $709,175 grant from Lotterywest for the Place Names Melville Project, which will help the City to continue work on this important Reconciliation project.

08 November 2022

Creative Workshop: Ngala Bidi - Our Paths

Event, Melville

Creative Workshop: Ngala Bidi - Our Paths

Join artists Geri Hayden, Noelene Mantellato, and Sandy McKendrick to create a land art installation.

23 October 2022

‘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

Ngala Bidi Wongi Boodjar - Our Paths Talking Country

News, Melville

Ngala Bidi Wongi Boodjar - Our Paths Talking Country

Join us for an exhibition of art works created by Noongar elders and their families, responding to and celebrating Aboriginal place names in Melville.

27 September 2022

Join Community Arts Network's flagship Noongar language programs

News, Perth

Join Community Arts Network's flagship Noongar language programs

Community Arts Network (CAN) is keen to hear from councils, community groups and organisations eager to partner with us to deliver our flagship Noongar language programs, Place Names and Lullabies.

29 August 2022

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

Place Names in Katanning

News, Katanning

Place Names in Katanning

Following extensive consultation and community engagement, the Katanning Noongar Leadership Group and the Place Names Project Working Group undertook a process of collating, recollecting and remembering cultural knowledge to put back together the story of Mulka.

18 February 2020

Place Names process in Langford

Process, Langford

Place Names process in Langford

A series of workshops inspired by the research of Professor Len Collard encouraged participants to use textiles to explore their culture, language, history, identity and sense of place and Elder Geri Hayden shared local stories with the group.

19 August 2018

Moodich Yorgas Yudarn Yarns

Event, Albany

Moodich Yorgas Yudarn Yarns

This progressive textile artwork and exhibition celebrated place, language and connection to country.

19 August 2018

Making Noongar Boodja

Process, Albany

Making Noongar Boodja

Noongar Boodja is a documentary film made by young Aboriginal people from Albany

19 August 2018

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