Louisa Briggs Day

Glen Eira City Council and the Boon Wurrung Foundation present a free, family-friendly community event to honour and celebrate the life and legacy of a remarkable woman - Parbin-ata Louisa Briggs.

Activities include:

  • Smoking Ceremony
  • Welcome to Country
  • Bushtukka and crafts with Wild Blak Arts
  • Aboriginal face painting by Yarn Strong Sista
  • Storytelling
  • Barbecue lunch
  • Parbin-ata Louisa Briggs Award presentation
  • Music by Alice Skye

You can visit our dedicated page for more information and how you can nominate yourself - or someone you know - for the award.

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21 February 2020 / 10:00 AM — 5:00 PM

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