Upcoming Events

Emu Feathers (necklace) with Wax Treasures Feathers – ONLINE – Thurs 17 June

Amanda is a proud Yuin woman, a artist, healer and runs a small business called Wax Treasures Feathers. Yuin people have always used feathers, echidna quills, and other animal products in traditional clothing or jewellery. Yuin mob believe in the healing properties of rocks and stones, which is where Amanda believes her passion for feathers, plants, crystals, and fossils originates from. Most of her jewellery and artistic pieces are inspired by her ancestors and people.

This workshop will include everything you need to create your own “Emu Dreaming” necklace, each participant will be sent out their own individual pack which includes: emu feathers, handmade clay beads, jewellery findings, kangaroo leather necklace, threading needle, beeswax & cotton thread. Also as a gift you will also receive some of Wax Treasures Feathers healing nature tea blend to enjoy on the day of the workshop and an Australian crystal to give you some extra grounding.

Join us for an engaging workshop of facilitation and guidance, laughs, story telling and sharing.

Each participant will be sent everything they need to make a necklace.

To  avoid missing out, please make sure to register by calling the Koori Women’s Place on 9244 3333 or kwp@djirra.org.au
To download a PDF flyer, click here
Location: Online, via zoom

Amanda is a proud Yuin woman, a artist, healer and runs a small business called Wax Treasures Feathers. Yuin people have always used feathers, echidna quills, and other animal products in traditional clothing or jewellery. Yuin mob believe in the healing properties of rocks and stones, which is where Amanda believes her passion for feathers, plants, crystals, and fossils originates from. Most of her jewellery and artistic pieces are inspired by her ancestors and people.

This workshop will include everything you need to create your own “Emu Dreaming” necklace, each participant will be sent out their own individual pack which includes: emu feathers, handmade clay beads, jewellery findings, kangaroo leather necklace, threading needle, beeswax & cotton thread. Also as a gift you will also receive some of Wax Treasures Feathers healing nature tea blend to enjoy on the day of the workshop and an Australian crystal to give you some extra grounding.

Join us for an engaging workshop of facilitation and guidance, laughs, story telling and sharing.

Each participant will be sent everything they need to make a necklace.

To  avoid missing out, please make sure to register by calling the Koori Women’s Place on 9244 3333 or kwp@djirra.org.au
To download a PDF flyer, click here
Date : 17/06/2021, Time : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Online, via zoom

Wayapa Wuurrk (Deeper Connections) – ONLINE – Friday 18 June

Join us online to hear from Gunditjmara/Muthi Muthi woman Jacara Egan, as she shares wellness through Wayapa Wurrkk: An Earth Mindfulness Practice. 

Workshop 2: Deeper Connections

You will learn to build on the introduction workshop and take a deeper dive into the world of Wayapa – The session will tailor Wayapa to your own self-care and your work with community. Utilising a combination of yarning and the movement practice.

Registration is a must as we’ll be sending out a Zoom meeting ID prior to the workshop date. To register, call us on 9244 3333 and ask for Torie or email kwp@djirra.org.au

Note. In order for Wayapa to exercise a duty of care over workshop participants it is highly recommended that participants have their videos on at all times during the virtual workshop. If a participant chooses not to do so, the Wayapa Practitioner accepts no legal liability whatsoever arising from this action.

Download the PDF flyer here

 

Location: Online, via zoom

Join us online to hear from Gunditjmara/Muthi Muthi woman Jacara Egan, as she shares wellness through Wayapa Wurrkk: An Earth Mindfulness Practice. 

Workshop 2: Deeper Connections

You will learn to build on the introduction workshop and take a deeper dive into the world of Wayapa – The session will tailor Wayapa to your own self-care and your work with community. Utilising a combination of yarning and the movement practice.

Registration is a must as we’ll be sending out a Zoom meeting ID prior to the workshop date. To register, call us on 9244 3333 and ask for Torie or email kwp@djirra.org.au

Note. In order for Wayapa to exercise a duty of care over workshop participants it is highly recommended that participants have their videos on at all times during the virtual workshop. If a participant chooses not to do so, the Wayapa Practitioner accepts no legal liability whatsoever arising from this action.

Download the PDF flyer here

 

Date : 18/06/2021, Time : 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online, via zoom

Candle making workshop with Wax Treasures Feathers – ONLINE – Wednesday 23 June

Join proud Yuin, mum, healer and creative Amanda in this deadly new workshop. You will be introduced to the art of moon magic candle making, which inclues gemstones and botanicals to decorate with.

There will be individual packs sent prior to the workshops with everything you need.

Participants will need to supply their own: scissors, a pot of boiling and an old wooden spoon or stirrer and have ready for the workshop.

Registration is a must as we’ll be sending out a Zoom meeting ID prior to the workshop date. To register, call us on 9244 3333 and ask for Torie or email kwp@djirra.org.au

Download the PDF flyer here

Location: Online, via zoom

Join proud Yuin, mum, healer and creative Amanda in this deadly new workshop. You will be introduced to the art of moon magic candle making, which inclues gemstones and botanicals to decorate with.

There will be individual packs sent prior to the workshops with everything you need.

Participants will need to supply their own: scissors, a pot of boiling and an old wooden spoon or stirrer and have ready for the workshop.

Registration is a must as we’ll be sending out a Zoom meeting ID prior to the workshop date. To register, call us on 9244 3333 and ask for Torie or email kwp@djirra.org.au

Download the PDF flyer here

Date : 23/06/2021, Time : 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Online, via zoom

Ngumpie weaving workshop (basket weaving) – ONLINE – Monday 28 June

Tegan Murdock is a proud Barkindtji, Yorta Yorta woman. She has been weaving for two years, taught by her mum which she now passes onto others. Tegan uses weaving on healing and medicine, to connect to culture and to share this special craft with the world.

Registration is a must as we’ll be sending out a Zoom meeting ID prior to the workshop date. To register, call us on 9244 3333 and ask for Torie or email kwp@djirra.org.au

Download the PDF flyer here

 

Location: Online, via zoom

Tegan Murdock is a proud Barkindtji, Yorta Yorta woman. She has been weaving for two years, taught by her mum which she now passes onto others. Tegan uses weaving on healing and medicine, to connect to culture and to share this special craft with the world.

Registration is a must as we’ll be sending out a Zoom meeting ID prior to the workshop date. To register, call us on 9244 3333 and ask for Torie or email kwp@djirra.org.au

Download the PDF flyer here

 

Date : 28/06/2021, Time : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Online, via zoom