MOOROOPNA ART CLASS

Introduction Dot Painting Class.

  • 1 hour
  • 65 Australian dollars
  • Kalimna Drive|Location 1

Service Description

Come and join us every Wednesday, Thursday evening on our Kanny Gooroopna Art class for all members of the public.  Starting at 5.30pm, the Kanny Gooroopna Art class takes you through Aboriginal art installations, experiencing the Aboriginal history of dot and line painting (Beside the lake of Craigmuir) and Aboriginal Peoples of the Yorta Yorta Nation. With one of our experienced Murri guides, you will learn how the land on which Melbourne is located has changed over time and about the significance of the Koorie country dreaming to the local people. You will gain a deeper and more meaningful understanding of this incredible location; an important gathering place for the Yorta Yorta Nation and one of rural Victoria most popular meeting hubs. For any questions regarding the art class, please contact Avalon Karatau, Tours Coordinator on 0402606481. (availability may be limited). Please make sure to book ahead to ensure your seat. Dot Painting Workshop in Mooroopna Learn about the unique art forms of the Batdjala people and travel into a fascinating world of indigenous cultural beliefs during this enchanting workshop Check Availability Duration =1 Hr 30 Min Start & End Timen= 5.30pm to 7,00pm Max Group Size= 6 Minimum Age =10+ Languages=English Location = Mooroopna What's Included 1 Hour 30 Minute art class with a Batdjala artist Fun introduction to Aboriginal culture and beliefs Learn about ancient symbols used in Aboriginal art and teachings Learn some introductory Gubbi Gubbi words (Gubbi Gubbi is a local language spoken by Batdjala) Take home an amazing dot painting of your own story What to Expect Learn about one of the most fascinating cultures in the world! Prepare to be amazed as you go on an unforgettable journey deep into the heart and soul of Aboriginal culture. As the oldest surviving culture in the world, you’ll be blown away by the fascinating stories and language of the ancient indigenous people. During this 1 Hour 30 Minute workshop, a local Aboriginal artist will demonstrate the strong link between Aboriginal art and history. You’ll get an introduction to several intriguing ocean art forms and you’ll even get the chance to paint your very own traditional dot painting!  About the experience There are more than 500 indigenous tribes or nations spread out through Australia. One of them is the Batdjala people who live in Norther coast of Queensland, Australian near Kg'ari (Fraser Island). 


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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy Missed Experience Policy Our goal is to provide quality activities to all our guests in a timely manner. No-shows, late arrivals, and cancellations inconvenience not only our providers, but our other clients as well. Please be aware of our policy regarding missed appointments. Cancellation When you book with us, you are holding a space on our calendar that is no longer available to our other guests. In order to be respectful of others, please call Avalon Karatau 48 hours before the experience stars. That you will not be able to make the experience. If cancellation is necessary, we require that you call at least 48 hours in advance. Experiences are in high demand, and your advanced notice will allow another guests to attend. How to Cancel Your Experience If you need to cancel your experience, please call us at 0402606481 between the hours of 5pm - 9pm. If necessary, you may leave a detailed voicemail message. We will return your call as soon as possible. Late Cancellations/No-Shows A cancellation is considered late when the experiences we do is cancelled less than 48 hours before the appointed time. A no-show is when a guest misses an appointment without cancelling. In either case, we will charge the guest the total price of the booked experience missed fee. Please note, we do not offer refunds. However, if you give us at least 48 hours notice of your need to cancel, we will credit your payment toward another Event/Class. However, if you do not cancel with at least 48 hours notice, you will lose any payments you have already made.


Contact Details

  • 16 Kalimna Drive, Mooroopna VIC, Australia

    61+0402606481

    craigmuirlakehouse@outlook.com.au

  • 16 Kalimna Drive, Mooroopna VIC, Australia

    61+0402606481

    craigmuirlakehouse@outlook.com.au