Meet the Artists - Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation

Meet the Artists showcases the diversity of creatives and the unique and quality creative works and experiences created at Abbotsford Convent.

An image of a building in a cleared yard, with the sun hitting one side of it.

Abbotsford Convent Presents Meet the Artists

A series of short films, showcasing the diversity of creatives, their spaces, and the unique creative works and experiences created at Abbotsford Convent.


Duration
3 minutes

Meet the Artists showcases the diversity of creatives and the unique and quality creative works and experiences created at the precinct. Please enjoy this stunning, intimate glimpse into the diverse minds, work, and studio spaces of the Convent's vibrant and passionate tenant community.

The Wurundjeri people (Woi wurrung language group) are the recognised Traditional Owners of a large estate that includes urban and rural lands as well as waterways. Wurundjeri Country includes the inner city of Melbourne extending north of the Great Dividing Range, east to Mount Baw Baw, south to Mordialloc Creek, and west to the Werribee River.

The Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation offers a range of services, including:

Cultural Heritage

The Council provides comprehensive cultural heritage services including discharging RAP responsibilities, Due Diligence Assessments, assessment of Cultural Heritage Management Plans (CHMPs), Cultural Heritage & Interpretation, Cultural Values Recordings, as well as Wurundjeri Heritage Projects.

Land Management

The Country Team focuses on the protection, management, and enhancement of environmentally and culturally significant places on Country.

Cultural Practices for Events

The Council offers a range of cultural practices that can be experienced by the wider community: Welcomes, Smoking ceremonies, dance and music performances, as well as gifts for exchange and commissioned artworks. Education & Training The Council delivers cross-cultural educational incursions and excursions tailored to meet the needs of the following sectors: education (pre, primary and secondary school, as well as tertiary and other adult education services), government, corporate, not-for-profit, and community groups.

Language & Naming

Interested in naming an event, place, office space, or facility on Country in language? The Council provides a language and naming services in Woi wurrung, the traditional language of the Wurundjeri.

Cultural Consultancy

Meet with Elders. It is considered a respectful cultural protocol to discuss upcoming projects or initiatives on Country.

Learn more about Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation on their Facebook page and website .

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