Mutawintji cultural festival
Mutawintji National Park
COVID-safe tours and events
In line with the latest NSW Government COVID-19 advice, masks are encouraged for indoor settings where you cannot maintain a safe distance from others.
Book your tickets for the Mutawintji cultural festival at Mutawintji National Park, near Broken Hill. This family friendly 2-day celebration of Aboriginal culture includes dance, music and guided tours.
Friday 8 July to Saturday 9 July 2022, 10am to 9pm each day.
- Mutawintji National Park
- No wheelchair access
- Medium. Suitable for all ages.
Adult $50 per person. Concession (seniors, pension and students) $30 per person. Child (5 to 16 years) $10 per person. Family (2 adults and 2 children) $110. Young children (4 years and under) free.
- Meeting point
- Evening events are at Two Mile dance ground. Pick up a map at the Mutawintji Visitor Centre when you arrive, and follow the signs to the dance ground.
- Bookings required. For further information, email or call Tarlia Vines on 08 8084 2820 or call Leroy Johnson on 0459 378 677.
- Please note
This inaugural 2-day festival is a chance to immerse yourself in a unique cultural experience. Get to know the local mob and hear stories of their Land and People. At night, enjoy traditional dance and Wiimpatja music.
- Friday 8 July, 5pm to 9pm – Corroboree, Two Mile dance ground:
Visiting First Nation dance groups from around the country perform traditional dance from their group’s homelands in several categories.
- Saturday 9 July, 5pm to 9pm – Showcase of local Wiimpatja music acts, Two Mile dance ground:
You’ll enjoy musical talent of the Wiimpatja and get to do some dancing yourself.
- Both days: Guided tours start at 10am. Bush tucker available from 6pm. Food and refreshments available to buy throughout the festival.
Enjoy a great weekend of celebration of Aboriginal culture and of Mutawintji itself. This is a drug-free and alcohol-free event.
- National Parks Contact Centre
- 7am to 7pm daily
- 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS) for the cost of a local call within Australia excluding mobiles
- NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service
- in Mutawintji National Park in the Outback NSW region
Mutawintji National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.