Dance & Art Workshops | Early Start Discovery Space

Dance & Art Workshops

Explore our Aboriginal dance and art workshops and learn about movement, dance and art.

Koori Dance Program – Mountains to the Sea
“Mountains to the Sea” is a 4 week Koori Dance Program where participants will co-create movement for a dance about local Dharawal/Yuin Country. This dance will focus on the Illawarra escarpment from the mountains to the sea. Delivered by Nin & Nate, a creative collaboration between local Aboriginal designer Linda Kennedy (Yuin) and local Aboriginal dancer and choreographer Nathan Leslie (Gamilaraay).

Dates: Saturday 4, 11, 18 & 25 May
Time: 10am – 11am
Ages: 6yrs +
Price: $100 (or FREE with a Creative Kids Voucher)

Koori Dance Program – Salt Water Country
“Salt Water Country” is a 4 week Koori Dance Program where participants will co-create movement for a dance about local Dharawal/Yuin Country. This dance will focus on the ocean and salt water Country of the Illawarra. Delivered by Nin & Nate, a creative collaboration between local Aboriginal designer Linda Kennedy (Yuin) and local Aboriginal dancer and choreographer Nathan Leslie (Gamilaraay).

Dates: Saturday 8, 15, 22 & 29 June
Time: 10am – 11am
Ages: 6yrs +
Price: $100 (or FREE with a Creative Kids voucher)

Koori Art Workshop – My Family

“My Family” is a Koori Art Workshop where participants will be introduced to Aboriginal iconography and create an artwork with their accompanying adult. This artwork will focus on the theme of family. Delivered by Nin & Nate, a creative collaboration between local Aboriginal designer Linda Kennedy (Yuin) and local Aboriginal dancer and choreographer Nathan Leslie (Gamilaraay).

Dates: Saturday 1 June
Time: 10am – 11am OR 11.30am – 12.30pm
Ages: 3 – 6yrs +
Price: $20