Traditional weaving workshop: Mimosa Rocks
Mimosa Rocks National Park
Get creative on a traditional weaving workshop in Mimosa Rocks National Park, near Bermagui. Learn Aboriginal weaving techniques and see how these ancient skills carry a strong connection to Aboriginal culture.
- Monday to Friday, subject to staff availability.
- Aragunnu campground
- Easy. Suitable for adults and children 10 years and over.
Adult/child $25 per person.
- Entry fees
- Park entry fees apply
- Meeting point
- Aragunnu picnic area
- Yes. All weaving materials are supplied.
- What to
- Hat, sunscreen, drinking water, snacks
- Bookings required. Available on request, email or phone 02 6495 5000 or 0448 765 381.
- Available on request. Monday to Friday, subject to staff availability. Event runs 2 hours.
Join a senior Aboriginal NPWS guide on a traditional weaving workshop at Aragunnu campground in Mimosa Rocks National Park.
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.
- 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 Mimosa Rocks National Park in the South Coast region
Mimosa Rocks National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.