Coverart for item
The Resource Indigenous Australian festivals, John Hilvert

Indigenous Australian festivals, John Hilvert

Label
Indigenous Australian festivals
Title
Indigenous Australian festivals
Statement of responsibility
John Hilvert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Information on the Ngan-Girra Festival, held at Mungabareena Reserve near Albury; the Garma Festival, celebrating Yolngu culture, heald in eastern Arnhem Land each year; the Croc Festival, celebrating youth, held in communities around Australia; Laura Dance and Cultural Festival held every second year in Laura, Queensland; the Torres Strait Cultural Festival held every second year on Thursday Island; Survival concerts held on Australia Day each year; Coming of the Light Festival held on 1 July in the Torres Strait each year; Kulama (yam) ceremony held in the Tiwi Islands at the end of the wet season
Cataloging source
QBCL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hilvert, John
Dewey number
394.2/089/94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
For primary school students
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Celebrations and festivals
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Festivals
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Indigenous Australian festivals, John Hilvert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index
Contents
Celebrations and festivals -- Ngan-Girra Festival -- Garma Festival -- Croc Festivals -- Laura Dance and Cultural Festival -- Survival concerts -- The Coming of the Light -- Kulama (Yam) ceremony -- How to make a ceremonial band
Control code
000040014730
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781420203585
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports
Label
Indigenous Australian festivals, John Hilvert
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index
Contents
Celebrations and festivals -- Ngan-Girra Festival -- Garma Festival -- Croc Festivals -- Laura Dance and Cultural Festival -- Survival concerts -- The Coming of the Light -- Kulama (Yam) ceremony -- How to make a ceremonial band
Control code
000040014730
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781420203585
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
Processing Feedback ...