Birrarung x Abbotsford Convent

Published by: Abbotsford Convent | 20-Apr-2023
Presented by NGV as part of Melbourne Design Week, come along to this exciting one-day event at Abbotsford Convent, celebrating and reflecting the relationship between the Birrarung, meaning ‘River of Mists and Shadows’ (Yarra River), and Abbotsford Convent, which sits on Wurundjeri land.
Venue: Abbotsford Convent
Address: 1 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford VIC 3067
Date: 19 May 2023
Time: 10am until 9.30pm
Ticket: $10-15
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Call: 0438502794
Birrarung x Abbotsford Convent
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Image Copyright / CDN: Photo by Clytie Meredith
Wurundjeri Elder, Uncle Bill Nicholson Jr. Photo by Clytie Meredith
This thought-provoking program of events and experiences throughout the day, include Cultural River Walks with Wurundjeri Elder, Uncle Bill Nicholson, a site-specific sound installation from Dylan Martorell, and a reflection on the new Abbotsford Convent Masterplan (2022) from Hassell’s Jeroen Hagendoorn. While you’re here, stay on to enjoy Play On Presents: Lotte Betts-Dean, an electro music take on the classics.

Book now to attend one event, or buy a day pass to attend any or all events throughout the day. (Play On event is ticketed separately).

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