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Kaurna Yerta - The Seasons - Marion

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On the final weekend of the Nature Festival, join Kaurna elders, the Taikurtinna Dance Group, led by Jamie Goldsmith, and the Bowerbird Collective for the World Premiere of a spectacular new performance inspired by connection to country and the cycle of the seasons. This one-hour cinematic concert features stunning visuals, immersive soundscapes, song, dance and ceremony, as well as new music for string quintet and traditional instruments by David John Lang. An unmissable, sacred celebration of culture in harmony with nature. Cast your vote in the referendum, then bring a picnic and spend the afternoon with family and friends enjoying films, talks and panel discussions on art and science before a 7:00pm performance.

October 14th - Living Kaurna Cultural Centre, Warriparinga, Marion.

FREE ENTRY. Donations upon registration are much appreciated.

4:00pm - Welcome to Country
Face painting, roaming native animals, bush tucker by Meez On Plus, food and beverages
4:10pm - Katie Aspel solo performance
4:30pm -  Talk 1 - Kaurna Landscapes with Aunty Lynette Crocker and Jason Tyndall
5:00pm - Nancy Bates solo performance
5:30pm -  Talk 2 - The Firesticks Alliance
6:10pm - Short Film - The Country of the Birds
6:20pm - Talk 3 - Listening to Country with Uncle Jeffrey Newchurch and Andrew Skeoch
7:00pm - Big Welcome to Country with Uncle Jeffrey Newchurch and Aunty Lynette Crocker
7:15pm - MAIN EVENT - Kaurna Yerta - The Seasons

Supported by Arts South Australia, Creative Australia, Marion City Council and the Awesome Foundation SA.

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