Corroboree Sydney

Photo of a firelighting ceremony highlighted by pink and orange glowing light. From Corroboree Sydney 2014

Firelight ceremony

Photo: courtesy of Corroboree Sydney 2014

Corroboree Sydney is a celebration of Australia’s rich cultural heritage, featuring leading Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, writers, dancers and musicians showcasing their creativity and sharing their stories in over 100 events. 

Offering a unique experience of Indigenous culture at significant sites around the Sydney Harbour, Corroboree Sydney has something for eveyone.

Partnering with the major cultural institions of Sydney - the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Australian Museum, the Australian National Maritime Museum, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and the State Library, are presenting a huge array of arts events. There's guided walks, bush-tucker talks, boat building demos, exhibitions, films, artist talks and so much more.

Check out the Corroboree Sydney website - its a powerful beast and allows you to sort accross the performing arts, visual arts, event type and location. 

The festival is initiated and delivered by Indigenous people; its a collaborative endeavour, involving Sydney’s premier arts and cultural organisations in an internationally distinctive festival celebrating Indigenous culture in all its diversity.

 

Photo of 2 girls at a table beading. Corroboree Sydney 2014

A chance to bead at the Black Arts Market

Photo: courtesy of Anna Warr.

The Museums & Galleries of NSW supports and promotes volunteer, artist run and professionally staffed public museums and galleries, and Aboriginal cultural centres, throughout NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is supported by the NSW Government through Arts NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

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