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ID: 2046

The back story of ”We Scar Many Trees” with the artist, Uncle Mick Harding

Uncle Mick is a proud Taungurung Elder of the Yowong-Illam-Baluk and Nattarak Baluk clans of the Taungurung Nation and takes pride in sharing cultural narratives through his work.

 country  culture  news

ID: 2039

A closer look at the Yea Wetlands Discovery Centre

The Yea Wetlands Discovery Centre, in the heart of Taungurung Country is not only an accredited Visitor Information Centre but is also a multi-faceted learning experience on the importance of water resources and wetland ecology.

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ID: 2009

wawa biik Newsletters

Please click here to read the latest edition Just like the pride and purpose our Elders feel when wrapped in their possum skin cloak, we want wawa biik to be a warm and inspiring space that brings people together to celebrate and learn about our traditional and contemporary aspects of Culture.

 news

ID: 1963

Nurturing the next generation of Taungurung leaders

A big focus for wawa biik is creating space for our Taungurung Elders to spend time with the younger generation on Country to provide them with cultural knowledge, leadership opportunities and confidence in asserting their cultural identity.

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ID: 1908

A yarn with Taungurung Elder Uncle Shane

Uncle Shane is a Taungurung Elder who is today continuing the good work of his Mum – the late Aunty Judy Monk - working hard to protect and celebrate Taungurung Culture for future generations.

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ID: 1876

This special place on Taungurung Country is where the endangered White Bellied Sea Eagle calls home

Tahbilk Winery Estate is well known for its wine but this place encompasses so much more.

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ID: 1748

A yarn with Cath Olive about ‘The Arb’

It is a warm January morning and the cicadas are making a racket.

 news

ID: 1678

10 Taungurung words to learn before visiting Country

Australia is home to approximately 700 First Nations languages, most of which have been displaced since colonisation.

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ID: 1261

Connection to Country – Space Magazine

I feel truly honoured to share my culture with visitors," says Aunty Joanne "Jo" Honeysett as she stands tall on Country, draped in a possum skin cloak she has lovingly stitched by hand.

 community

Ashley Wilkinson is a proud Taungurung man of the Yeerum-Illiam-Balluk clan, which is below the Benalla and Mansfield area. Ash works as a Field Service Officer conducting cultural surveys and is also a wawa biik guide. We yarn with Ash to learn more about his perspectives regarding cultural heritage. It’s well worth pulling him aside for a yarn on our wawa biik tours too as he’s got some great insights to share. Head to our bio to read this blog. 

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