Rising from the Embers - Land and Cultural Festival is a collaborative event between the Wollotuka Institute at the University of Newcastle and Hunter Local Land Services

The unique 2-day Land and Cultural festival will raise awareness and celebrate the rich Aboriginal Cultural Heritage of the Hunter Region

The festival focuses on increasing community access to cultural heritage and local land management activities as well as engaging with a variety of local service providers, entertainers and cultural knowledge holders to deliver an interactive educational experience.

Event details

Friday 28th May: Schools Day, 10am - 2pm
Saturday 29th May: Community Day, 10am - 3pm

The festival will be held at the Wollotuka Institutute - The University of Newcastle

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Expression of interest

The Wollotuka Institute at the University of Newcastle and Hunter Local Land Services are working together to create and deliver a unique 2-day Land and Culture Festival celebrating the rich local Aboriginal culture, heritage of the Hunter Region.

We are looking to partner with organisations and businesses who share our passions about Aboriginal culture, heritage and land management with our communities.

If you would like to be involved, we would be delighted to speak to you following your submission of an Expression of Interest.

For further information, please contact the Wollotuka Institute: