Traditional weaving workshop: Killalea
Killalea Regional Park
Join this weaving workshop at Killalea Regional Park these school holidays. It's a great introduction to Aboriginal culture. You'll have the privilege of being taught by a senior Aboriginal NPWS guide.
Thursday 11 January 2024, 10.30am to 12.30pm
- Killalea Regional Park
- No wheelchair access
- Medium. Suitable for adults and children 10 years and older.
Adult/child $25 per person
- Meeting point
- Meet at the grassed area in front of the Farm Kiosk (Frasers Headland).
- What to
- Hat, sunscreen, sturdy shoes, drinking water, snacks
- Bookings required. Phone 1300 072 757 for more information or book online.
Visit Killalea Regional Park, between Shellharbour and Kiama, and learn how to weave with grasses, reeds and natural materials. After you’ve honed your skills, you’ll have the opportunity to weave your own souvenir to take home with you.
As you explore your creative side, your guide will share how Aboriginal women weave baskets, carry bags and other items for daily use. You’ll discover how these ancient skills and practices carry a strong cultural connection for local Aboriginal women.
All material will be supplied on the day.
Wear enclosed shoes, a hat and sun cream. Bring drinking water and a snack.
- 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