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The Big Weekend at the Art Gallery

17 October, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Get ready for the Big Weekend!

Immerse yourself in contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art with free musical performances by Thelma Plum, Corey Theatre, Simi Vuata and Danny Hughes, dance by Taikurtinna, an artist talk by Raymond Zada and readings by writers Nyurpaya Kaika-Burton and Ali-Cobby Eckermann, among others.


TARNANTHI Exhibitions 10am – 5pm
Guided Tours 11am and 2pm, departing from the Atrium
Danny Hughes a Graduate from the Centre for Aboriginal Studies in Music performs live 10.30am, 11.30am, 2.30pm
Ngarrindjeri storytelling inside Kondili the whale 11am & 1pm
Free Bush Tucker BBQ. Barbequed kangaroo or roasted yam on pita bread 12pm-2pm
Artist talk: Raymond Zada. Downstairs in TARNANTHI 12.30pm
Taikurtinna Dance Group express stories handed down from elders through music, song, and dance 2pm
Simi Vuata Performs Live Finalist on The Voice and vocalist in the CASM (Centre for Aboriginal Studies in Music) 12.30pm & 3pm

Where: Art Gallery of South Australia and other TARNANTHI venues
Cost: Free
Bookings: No bookings required


17 October, 2015
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Art Gallery of South Australia
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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(08) 8207 7000


Booking Information
Free admission