The Blak Markets will be part of a free day out for all the family at Barangaroo. This event will be showcasing the very best of Aboriginal art, crafts, bushfoods and entertainment.
Enjoy a full program of events presented by First Hand Solutions featuring over 20 stalls of Blak Markets. This special event will be held on the Stargazer Lawn at Barangaroo from 10am to 4pm on Sunday 24 September.
Browse and buy from a variety of unique products and food by Aboriginal makers and food producers from all around New South Wales.
This popular open-air market features stalls selling unique handmade items, accessories, jewellery, art, photography and bush tucker by Aboriginal makers and food producers from around NSW, plus paintings from South Australia's highly awarded APY Art Centre Collective.
Get informed and listen to a panel discussion exploring contemporary versus traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art with senior artists from APY Art Collective and Cara Pinchbeck, Senior Curator of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
Lots to enjoy, check out the program below:
10:00am Welcome to Country
10:15am Margret Campbell - Dreamtime Southern X smoking and welcome
10:40am Ngaran Ngaran Traditional dancers
11:20am Rebecca Hatch (singer)
11:50pm Storytelling with Tucky Cooley
12:10pm Hunting and gathering with Larry Brandy
12:30pm Panel discussion Traditional vs Contemporary Aboriginal art with Cara Pinchbeck and APY Collective
1:30pm Black Olive Cooking Demo
2:00pm Panel discussion - Fake Art harms culture
2:30pm Healing workshop Tucky Cooley (booking required)
3:30 pm Ngaran Ngaran Traditional Dancers