AMPAG, Belvoir Belvoir:Winyanboga Yurringa

Winyanboga Yurringa

Image Credits: Dubs Yunupingu, Roxanne McDonald and Angeline Penrith, image by Daniel Boud

May 2019

Wed 08 

07:30 PM

Belvoir

Belvoir

25 Belvoir Street

Surry HillsNSW

 
 

On the bank of a great river, six Indigenous women gather: a community leader, a city girl, a niece with a bucketload of issues, a woman from a mission town, a park ranger, and the curator of a museum’s Indigenous unit.

On the bank of a great river, six Indigenous women gather: a community leader, a city girl, a niece with a bucketload of issues, a woman from a mission town, a park ranger, and the curator of a museum’s Indigenous unit. These women are connected by kinship, but their worlds are far apart, separated by space, opportunity, time…

They think they’re together for a camping trip, a bit of fishing, a few yarns. But there’s important stuff amongst the hilarity. What it is to be safe. What it is to belong. Who owns stories. Where we’ve come from, and where we’re going. How do you reconnect with community, if you’ve been wrenched away? What hoops do you have to jump through?