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Blak markets at Bare Island

La Perouse area in Kamay Botany Bay National Park

Overview

Visit the Blak markets at La Perouse, to discover the best of Aboriginal culture. There'll be traditional dance performances, arts and craft stalls, weaving and bush tucker.

When

Sunday 4 February, 8 April, 5 August and 4 November 2018, 10am–3pm

Where
La Perouse area
Accessibility
Hard
Grade
Medium. Suitable for all ages.
Price

Adult/child $2.50 per person. Children under 5 years are free. Free entry on Sunday 4 February 2018.

Meeting point
Bare Island, La Perouse
Bookings
Bookings required for whale and healing ceremonies only . Tickets are available at the gate on the day of the event.

The Blak markets feature authentic Aboriginal products and entertainment. Participate in a mini festival of song, dance and food. Enjoy browsing market stalls and workshops featuring Aboriginal clothing, jewellry, artwork and skin care. There'll be spear making, shell work, cooking and an all-day weaving workshop. Enjoy didgeridoo and smoking ceremonies, along with an acoustic sound stage and beautiful bush tucker foods. 

Participate in the traditional whale and healing ceremonies headed by Tucky Cooley. This year's Blak Markets will feature 2 special singing performances by the talented Rebecca Hatch. The Blak markets at Kamay Botany Bay National Park, provide a great day out for all the family. Soak up the rugged beauty of the historic Bare Island, while participating in authentic and immersive Aboriginal culture. See all the activities at the Aboriginal Sydney Tours website.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

View to Bare Island, Kamay Botany Bay National Park. Photo: Andy Richards