Condo SkyFest: Aboriginality, resilience and cultural continuity

By Tennille Dunn Founder and coordinator of Condo SkyFest Talk presented at the first Inland Astro-Trail Symposium Parkes, NSW, 6 February 2019. Good Afternoon everyone. I’d just like to do an Acknowledgement to Country before I start. I have been given permission of a young Wiradjuri Woman from Gilgandra named Buddy Knight to share her… Read More Condo SkyFest: Aboriginality, resilience and cultural continuity

Inland Astro-Trail: our founding vision

The Inland Astro-Trail (IAT) is a community-driven open source astro-tourism, cultural heritage, community development and STEAM (Science Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Outreach initiative to generate new economic, cultural, social and educational opportunities in south-eastern Australia’s rural and remote inland. … Read More Inland Astro-Trail: our founding vision

Big Skies Collaboration @ National Australian Convention of Amateur Astronomers (NACAA) 2018

The Big Skies Collaboration brings together arts practitioners, astronomers, and local communities within southeastern Australia’s 700 Kilometre Array of astronomical observatories. Our current creative interventions include the Inland Astro Trail, the Skywriters Project, the Wiradjuri Astronomy Project, and the Wiradjuri Skywriters Pilot Project. I discuss these Big Skies creative interventions and invite NACAA members to be involved.… Read More Big Skies Collaboration @ National Australian Convention of Amateur Astronomers (NACAA) 2018