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Culture Up Late: barrabugu (For Tomorrow)

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Australian Museum

1 William St

Sydney, NSW 2010

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Culture Up Late opens the museum after hours with a few extras including VR experiences, short and sweet tours, hands-on workshops, live music and performances. Enjoy a mid-week diversion with a bit of a difference! It’s also the perfect opportunity to enjoy the latest exhibitions, during its quieter moments.

MARCH 14: BARRABUGU (FOR TOMORROW)

Aboriginal guests examine how First Nations knowledge may be the key to a better shared future for all.

• Sharing Knowledges - Building futures: short talk series

Join Wiradjuri biologist and educator, Renee Cawthorne as she discusses incorporating First Nations perspectives in STEM education.

• Revitalising Practice

Hear Simon Penrose talk about his journey revitalising and strengthening his cultural practices.

• Yarra: bite sized language lessons

Learn Wiradjuri in these bite size lessons with Wiradjuri man and language teacher, Aaron Ellis.

• Spot Tour: IndigiHack

Question everything on the IndigiHack tour, which invites you to look at sustainability from a cultural perspective

• Adorned
Create jewellery with natural materials with Charlie Williams.

• Bush foods and medicine

Aboriginal staff demonstrate the beneficial uses of local flora, much of which is undervalued to the untrained eye.

• Yarning Gadi

Uncover Aboriginal Sydney with Sharni Jones, Head of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collections, as she discusses the Gadi narrative space.

• Out of the Vaults
Join Rebecca Fisher as she illustrates how different Aboriginal cultural objects at the Museum challenge myths and stereotypes.

• Live Conservation

Watch how the Museum preserves its collection with live conservation demonstrations by Museum staff.

• Virtual Reality: CHASING CORAL

Coral bleaching is one of the most visible effects of climate change. See the changes to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef with your own eyes in this VR experience: immerse yourself in the underwater seascape of the Great Barrier Reef before it disappears.

Mammoths: Giants of the Ice Age

Tickets include free access to the entire museum, including temporary exhibition Mammoths - Giant of the Ice Age

Culture Up Late runs Wednesday nights January 24 to March 14. Check this page for line-ups of other nights in the series.

Open to all. Recommended for adults and youth 13 and up. Bookings essential. Tickets available at the door subject to availability.

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