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Tanderrum 2018 – Expressions of Interest

  We are currently seeking expressions of interest for Tanderrum, October 4th, 2018.  Be it dance, sing, make adornments, or provide support to the performers, there is much to do!  Rehearsals will be ongoing throughout the year with weekend camps to be held at Commonground (Hilldene) on the following dates: 29 June- 1 July 27 – 29 Read more about Tanderrum 2018 – Expressions of Interest[…]

Taungurung in this years Tanderrum

The Taungurung people can be very proud of the contribution of the Taungurung performers at the Tanderrum, held this year on 4 October. The Tanderrum brings together the entire Kulin Nation in an annual ceremony at Federation Square to open the Melbourne Festival. The Taungurung participants had done great preparatory work and their performance was Read more about Taungurung in this years Tanderrum[…]

Taungurung Family Meetings

All Taungurung people are invited to participate in a family meeting during October and November 2017. Purpose of the family meetings Strengthen engagement with Taungurung families Get your help in developing new Taungurung Decision Making Guides Share information about the proposed Taungurung settlement agreement Organising a family meeting The family meetings are being organised by Read more about Taungurung Family Meetings[…]

David McCoombe, Tom Kelly and Anthony Bock

The Cutting of a Kulamon (Coolamon) at Mt Buller

This is a Kulamon (Coolamon) that Shane Monk taught non-Indigenous people: ‘The Environment Team’ David McCoombe, Tom Kelly and Anthony Bock. Shane thought it was a good idea for the men to be involved in the process of cutting the kulamon to learn the value of our culture. Shane clarifies how proud and connected these men Read more about The Cutting of a Kulamon (Coolamon) at Mt Buller[…]