ABORIGINAL CULTURAL SUPPORT PROGRAM

Work by Megan Porter

Work by Megan Porter

Aboriginal Cultural Support Arts North West, through extensive community consultation and strategic partnerships, is working with numerous individual and organisationsto build and improve opportunities for Aboriginal arts and communities in our region. Through our Aboriginal Arts Officer, Lorrayne Riggs, we are able to engage with the Aboriginal community be it at networking meetings, sitting on the river bank having a yarn or over a cup of tea. Lorrayne provides advice and assistance for Aboriginal artists within our region and regularly offers professional development opportunities through project funding.

Our Aboriginal Cultural Support Program also delivers key projects:
Find out more about Making Old Markings New and River to Ridges


GOOD WEED BAD WEED

Arts North West were proud to partner with Tamworth Local Aboriginal Land Council to produce this basket weaving video with Aunty Ronella Dolly Jerome.

The objective of the project is to educate the local Aboriginal community regarding sustainable cultural use of native plants, thereby assisting traditional practices to continue