TOORONGA BABAN NGANJIN
new mums ceremony

Artist
YIRRAMBOI Elders Council

Nation
Kulin Nations AUS

Price ($)
FREE booking required

Date
14 May Sunday
Ceremony 11.30am - 12.30pm
Workshop 12.30pm - 1.30pm

Duration
2 hours

Venue
ArtPlay
Melbourne, Victoria

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14 May 18 Oct Australia/Melbourne new mums ceremony http://yirramboi.net.au/events/tooronga-baban-nganjin/ Artist: YIRRAMBOI Elders Council Nation: Kulin Nations AUS Price ($): FREE booking required Duration: 2 hours To celebrate Mother’s Day, YIRRAMBOI’s Elders invite you to join them on the banks of the Birrarung (Yarra River) to honour new Mums from all backgrounds and celebrate new life. The YIRRAMBOI Elders Council will welcome bubs (0 – 24 mths) and their carers onto country, in a traditional Kulin ceremony, gifting our little ones with their first possum skin pelt in acknowledgment of their future role as keepers & protectors of Kulin country. After the ceremony, Mums can have their photo taken with their baby, wrapped in a cloak. There will be activities for children and parents including ochre painting; natural jewellery making and making possum skin arm bands. Morning tea will be served for our new Mum\'s, carers and bubs. Photos will be sent to the mums after the ceremony. Register your bub for this special Mother’s Day event. Places are strictly limited. ArtPlay RMIT School of Art art.school@rmit.edu.au Book

To celebrate Mother’s Day, YIRRAMBOI’s Elders invite you to join them on the banks of the Birrarung (Yarra River) to honour new Mums from all backgrounds and celebrate new life.

The YIRRAMBOI Elders Council will welcome bubs (0 – 24 mths) and their carers onto country, in a traditional Kulin ceremony, gifting our little ones with their first possum skin pelt in acknowledgment of their future role as keepers & protectors of Kulin country.

After the ceremony, Mums can have their photo taken with their baby, wrapped in a cloak. There will be activities for children and parents including ochre painting; natural jewellery making and making possum skin arm bands. Morning tea will be served for our new Mum’s, carers and bubs.

Photos will be sent to the mums after the ceremony.

Register your bub for this special Mother’s Day event. Places are strictly limited.

Acknowledgements

Presented By YIRRAMBOI and VACCA through Aboriginal Melbourne Community Grant program.

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