Greater Sydney Local Land Services will be hosting an Aboriginal Cultural Burning Forum and Cultural Burn Demonstration in Penrith, Sydney on the 24th and 25th of May. Keynote speakers are Victor Steffenson from Mulong, Cape York, QLD and Oliver Costello, Firesticks Initiative, NSW.
The Forum will include:
- a smoking ceremony and Welcome to Country
- What is Cultural Burning?
- Presentations by Indigenous Cultural Fire Practitioners
- Question and Answer Sessions
- The principles and methodologies of Cultural Burning
- A Cultural Burning Demonstration- subject to weather and site conditions
Note: Places are strictly limited and will be filled as registrations are received.
This is a free, fully catered event. Register to attend by the 5th May using this link-https://gslls.wufoo.eu/forms/xps979z0nolkfd/.