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Yaluk-ut Weelam Ngargee – Free Family Festival

February 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Yaluk-ut Weelam Ngargee is a free indigenous arts and cultural festival held annually in St Kilda’s O’Donnell Gardens, a significant contemporary Indigenous meeting place. The family-friendly event features dancers and artists, live music, food and market stalls plus activities and workshops for the whole family.

BURNDAP Performance Space
11.00am | Welcome with Boon Wurrung Foundation
11.30am | Welcome Bubup (Baby) to Country
1.30pm | Indigenous HIP HOP Projects
2.15pm | Brett Lee Music
3.10pm | Kee’ahn Music
4.05pm | Robert K Champion Music
5.00pm | Closing Ceremony, feat. a soundscape with musician Neil Morris (Drmngnow) and performance by dance group Ngargee Murmindik Yan Yan

DJEEMBANA Activity Space
Mabu Mabu Cooking Workshops and Demonstrations
Melbourne Stars Play Cricket Zone
Full Flight Birds of Prey Centre
– Drop-In Sport with St. Kilda PCYC
– Defence Force Recruiting Melbourne

YULENDJ Workshops
Yarn Strong Sista Face Painting and Craft Activities
Sustainable Port Phillip Kids Activities
The Story-Space with Port Phillip Library Service
Plus Pom Pom Making Workshops, Basket Weaving, Boomerang Burning with Ngarga Warendj, Bush Tucker and make your own Bush Animals


February 2, 2019
11:00 am - 6:00 pm


O’Donnel Gardens