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30 Jan – 7 Jul 2019


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Ages 8–12

School Years 3–7

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A fun and interactive songwriting workshop with celebrated singer-songwriter and Barkindji woman, Nancy Bates.

Considered by Archie Roach as one of Australia's finest singer-songwriters, Nancy Bates is also an experienced workshop facilitator. A Barkindji woman with mixed heritage, she cares deeply about the two stories that have shaped the history of our country. This in-school workshop provides students with an invaluable opportunity to compose an original song with an experienced singer-songwriter, whilst also sharing hope for a reconciled Australia.

How to apply

This workshop is available during Term 1 or 2 2019 and is limited to schools with an IoED Category 1–4 rating. To register your interest please send a half page proposal why your class/school would benefit from this experience to with the subject line ‘Song for Reconciliation’ by Friday 22 February 2019.

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