Traditional owners’ welcome to country and smoking ceremony.
Performances by First Nations electric-soul trio Bow and Arrow and William Barton, Australia’s leading digeridoo player
A lively panel discussion moderated by Rhoda Roberts with some of Australia’s most popular and award-winning Indigenous tour operators, who are experts in sharing their cultures to enhance learning and aid the reconciliation process:
Tourism Australia champion and Dhunghutti Elder Aunty Margret Campbell, owner of Dreamtime Southern X
Wula Gura Nyinda Eco Adventures owner and guide Darren “Capes” Capewell from the Shark Bay region, a Nhanda/Malgana descendent
Juan Walker, owner and guide of the popular Mosman/Daintree Walkabout Cultural Adventures, which explore Kuku Yalanji country.