Aboriginal cultural burning forum and demonstration
24th May 2017 10:00am - 25th May 2017 3:00pm
Museum of Fire, 1 Museum Drive,
Cnr Castlereagh Rd, Penrith NSW
ContactDen Barber on (02) 4724 2142 or email@example.com
Greater Sydney Local Land Services will be hosting an Aboriginal cultural burning forum and cultural burn demonstration.
Cultural burn forum
Day 1: Wednesday 24 May 2017, 10am - 3pm.
The Forum will include
- a smoking ceremony and Welcome to Country
- what is cultural burning?
- presentations by Indigenous cultural fire practitioners
- question and answer sessions
- The principles and methodologies of cultural burning
- A cultural burning demonstration.
- Victor Steffensen – Mulong – Cape York, QLD
- Oliver Costello – Firesticks Initiative – NSW
Cultural burn demonstration
Day 2: Thursday 25 May 2017, 10am - 3pm.
Further information regarding location will be provided upon registration.
NOTE: The Cultural burning demonstration will be conducted subject to weather and site conditions.
You must register to attend no later than Friday 5 May 2017. Places are strictly limited and will be filled as registrations are received.
This is a free, fully catered event – register online here.