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The Rocks Aboriginal Dreaming Tour


Explore Sydney’s Aboriginal Dreamtime Beginnings.

A perfect introduction to the living Aboriginal Cultural Heritage of Sydney’s natural landscape and seasons.

Learn about Aboriginal people’s origin history through the Dreamtime eyes. Hear about Dreamtime characters from our ancient past (sun, moon, water, lands)
in creation stories, and role models during the English contact period: Patyegarang, Bungaree, Colebee, Arabanoo, Pemulwuy Bennolong and their roles
and responsibilities during the colonial settlers arrival in The Rocks, Circular Quay, Parramatta River, and Harbour.
 
Children explore ‘the science in shapes of boomerangs and other tools, music clap sticks, fishing equipment, shells, seasonal calendar of native plants,
rubbish and caring for mother earth.

Highlights

  • Songlines how and why its connected to Self- Family-Community- Nation
  • Interactive up close with trees + plant & how an Aboriginal child’s totems are given via birthday
  • Have fun learning Aboriginal language – songs, play clap stick instruments
  • Aboriginal stories of unbelievable reactions from 1st fleet contact with them
  • Aboriginal Guides trained by Dreamtime culture knowledge holders

What’s Included?

  • 1.5 hours of learning about our First People!
  • Full compliance verification and documentation
 

 

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