This course is for anyone who has an interest in making and using traditional hunting tools.
You will learn how to make and use a metal-tipped Yolngu – style fishing and/or hunting spear.
Your instructor has been taught by traditional Yolngu men of Arnhem land.
ON: Sat, August 1, 2015 9:00am to Sun, August 2, 2015 4:00pm
AT: “Cootaame” a 100 acre private property Monkerai (near Dungog, NSW)
FOR: Adults (15+)
TYPE: Weekend camp (sat-sun)
SKILLS COVERED: Basic metal work: making your own spear points, shaft shaping, natural cord making, completing a metal-tipped Yolngu – style fishing and/or hunting spear, spear throwing.
COST: $200 – Tuition, materials and one night camping fee included in price.
ACCOMMODATION DETAILS: Bring your own food and camping equipment.