PLAN YOUR VISIT - Discover mythological narratives and stories of migration with new exhibition Land & Sea (2 March - 16 June 2024)


Song Spirals
Dance Performance

This is a new dance work in development by Rosealee Pearson that choreographically explores the crying of songlines (milkarri), referred to as song spirals in North East Arnhem Land.

Offering an experience of the ancient songs and dances (buŋgul) that act as a guide for Yolŋu people. This work is an interpretation of the groundbreaking book by the Gay’wu Group of Women.



Rosealee Pearson

Rosealee Pearson is a Yolŋu woman who lives and works in Yirrkala, Northern Territory. A multi-disciplinary artist she is passionate advocate for First Nations artists.

Rosealee provides a range of services in East Arnhem Land, as a Talent Agent, Director, Producer, Artistic Director, Curator, Cultural Consultant & Tour Manager amongst other things.


Miwatj Yolŋu – Sunrise People

This event is part of Bundanon’s public program for current exhibition Miwatj Yolŋu – Sunrise People.

Miwatj Yolŋu – Sunrise People explores storytelling, ecology and materiality in the works of Yolŋu artists from the Yirrkala Community in East Arnhem Land. Presenting both senior and emerging artists from across the Yirrkala region, the exhibition highlights the centrality of weather patterns and ecological systems within Yolŋu culture.

Discover the full program of events as part of the exhibition season here.

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$10 per person GA, $8 per person Members


Bundanon, 170 Riversdale Road, Illaroo

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Dates & Times
20/01/2024 - 20/01/2024 The Boyd Education Centre, Art Museum site, Bundanon
21/01/2024 - 21/01/2024 The Boyd Education Centre, Art Museum site, Bundanon

Bundanon acknowledges the people of the Dharawal and Dhurga language groups as the traditional owners of the land within our boundaries, and recognises their continuous connection to culture, community and Country.

In Dharawal the word Bundanon means deep valley.

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