Learn local culture and traditions of the Miriuwung people in this enlightening one or two-day TOUR for anyone visiting or doing business in North East Kimberley country.
Anyone travelling through the North East Kimberley would benefit from an introduction to Miriuwung culture.
This tour introduces the local culture, history and social norms of Miriuwung people. You will learn to recognise and understand cultural differences and gain invaluable insights into Aboriginal culture from in-depth discussions with Miriuwung man Ted Hall.
Please be aware that the program is always held on Miriuwung country, due to cultural protocols.
Come on an adventure in a heartland of Aboriginal culture in Australia. Learn to recognise cultural differences and act in accordance. Take from this land and its people a newfound wisdom, respect and awareness of culture.
All are invited. Enquiries welcome.
Tour Operation Times
Luridgii Cross Cultural Awareness Tours operate 7 days a week throughout the year.
You can book this tour as an add on to your Junama Tagalong Tour.
$150 pp for a 2 hour session.
minimum of 6 people.
Tailored programs are availble for Corporates please call Luridgii to discuss your requirements.
10 THINGS PARTICIPANTS CAN EXPECT TO DISCOVER:
1. There is much to be gained from learning about the Traditional Owners, local Aboriginal culture and history.
2. A safe learning environment enables a healthy discussion of cultural differences and ensures the dignity of all participants.
3. Acceptance of different beliefs and cultures.
4. Commitment to listening to others.
5. How to speak without fear or favour.
6. Respect for all participants, facilitators and guests.
7. Cultural awareness improves teamwork in the workplace.
8. It can help us understand and localise cultural change.
9. Cultural awareness helps us recognise the culture and values in local Aboriginal societies and the wider Australian community.
10. All discussions are confidential unless otherwise agreed to.
10 TOPICS THAT WILL BE DISCUSSED ON THE TOUR:
Language and communication - in depth, open and honest
Government policies and their effects
How Aboriginal people perceive you as a representative
How Aboriginal people perceive themselves
How Aboriginal people perceive the rest of the community
History and the 1967 referendum
Miriuwung and Gidja dreaming stories
Miriuwung skin systems
Working with cross cultural communities
The decision making processes