Lake Macquarie: Living Cultures

11 November 2016 – 29 January 2017

This is a new and ongoing series interpreting and documenting local history and culture through images, stories, cultural practices and contemporary art. The first of the series focuses on 'working watercraft' on the Lake, including a traditional canoe made by the Aboriginal community.

A gallery project coordinated by Debbie Abraham and Joanna O'Toole with the Aboriginal Reference Group and researcher Marianne Rogers

Aboriginal Reference Group, model canoes (detail) 2016, courtesy the makers.

model Aboriginal canoes

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