Ngala Tours - Walk on Country
at National Arboretum Canberra
Tuesday, 9 August 2022 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM (AUS Eastern Standard Time) + Add to calendar09/08/2022 10:3009/08/2022 11:30Australia/SydneyNgala Tours - Walk on CountryNgala Tours - Walk on Country Tuesday, 9 August 2022 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM (AUS Eastern Standard Time) Organiser National Arboretum Canberra 0262078484 firstname.lastname@example.org Address National Arboretum Canberra 1 Forest Drive Molonglo Valley ACT 2611 Australia Once you arrive please head to the front desk within the Visitors Centre, and our friendly guide will direct you towards the Mununja Butterfly Garden. There you will find the Indigenous Education Officer with large colourful weaving mats, and an array of cultural artefacts. Event web page: https://www.stickytickets.com.au/0xqslNational Arboretum Canberra
1 Forest Drive
Molonglo Valley ACT 2611
AustraliaNational Arboretum CanberrafalseDD/MM/YYYY2880
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Join our Indigenous Education Officer for a guided walk and yarn around the Arboretums Mununja Butterfly Garden, where you will see native plants that are used for medicinal, culinary, and Cultural use. This walk will bring the landscape to life allowing you to gain a deeper respect for Aboriginal Traditions and Culture.
Be guided on the use of stones axes, coolamons, skins, and clapsticks with a hands-on artefact display and participate in traditional ochre use. Hear why Caring for Country is vital and continues to play a significant role in Culture today.
Included in the tour is a Ngala Tours cotton drawstring Dilly Bag that contains samples of food such as mountain pepper flatbread, using flavours and ingredients from the Australian bush.
These immersive and enjoyable tours are a relaxing way to learn about Aboriginal Culture in a beautiful bush setting.
Attending this activity requires you to comply with the following COVID safe protocols:
- not participating if unwell
- practicing good hand and respiratory hygiene
- maintaining social distancing where possible
The safety of our staff and visitors is our highest priority.
The Ngala Tour Bus is cleaned and sanitised between tours with hand sanitiser available before, during and after the tour.
While the wearing of masks has been relaxed in certain settings, they are still required to be worn while travelling on public transport. Please note that it’s individual’s responsibility to ensure they have a mask in order to travel on the Ngala bus.
View Ngala Tours Terms and Conditions here: https://bit.ly/30Br7aF
Acknowledgement of Country
We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.