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THE LEGENDS OF FIRE & FLOOD: Fire

  • The Lost Ones Basement Bar 14 Camp Street Ballarat Central, VIC, 3350 Australia (map)
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Sunday May 27th   

Session 1:  12pm to 1.30pm

Session 2:  3pm to 4:30pm

Join Mick Bourke (Dja Dja Wurrung) of DELWP and Dr Fred Cahir (Federation University Australia) for an intimate lecture exploring Aboriginal heroes of Fire. Settle in with a bushfood cocktail, enjoy great conversation and discover the facts, the stories and the legendary examples of Aboriginal fire technology in Victoria.

This event is being held alongside another event, FLOOD, on Saturday 26th of May, at Alfred Deakin Place. This will be a fire-side chat and informal lecture revealing the remarkable stories of Aboriginal heroes of floods in the 19th century and the ingenuity of Indigenous technology and design.  Including a stringy bark canoe exhibit.  We will have a camp fire to keep you warm and a pop-up bushfood café serving bushfood soups, dampa and bush tea. 

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