KAKADU WEST ARNHEM WEAVING WORKSHOP

A rare opportunity for women to participate in a women’s weaving workshop with Aboriginal weavers from Kakadu West Arnhem.

Length of Tour: 6 Days

Tour Dates: 23 - 28 August 2020

Departure Month: August 2020

Cost: AUD$2,160 Adult

Includes:

  • All ground touring ex Darwin
  • All meals from lunch on Day 1 to lunch on Day 6
  • Twin share semi-permanent tented accommodation (with ensuite) at Hawk Dreaming Wilderness Lodge (5 nights)
  • Kakadu National Park Pass
  • Arnhem Land entry permits
  • Guluyambi Cultural Cruise
  • Cultural engagement and experiences with Aboriginal weavers

Highlights Include:

  • Accommodation is included at the remote Hawk Dreaming Wilderness Lodge on private land within Kakadu National Park
  • Your lead weaving instructor will be Anita Nayinggul of the Manilikarr clan
  • Learn how to collect pandanus and other plants and prepare the fibres for dyeing before learning to weave
  • Enjoy a Guluyambi Cultural Cruise, a unique boat tour on Kakadu’s scenically spectacular East Alligator River
  • Visit Injalak Arts in Gunbalanya for a tour and opportunity to purchase artworks direct from the Art Centre benefiting the Aboriginal artists living in remote communities

'It was a true privilege to make it onto the August 2019 tour and the experience was absolutely incredible, authentic and so very valuable to my arts practice!' Joanne

'I thought I should let you know how perfect the Kakadu weaving experience was. I can think of nothing I would change. It was simply a fabulous 6 days.' Janet

Please contact us for further information.