6 3

Yuendumu Men's Museum - ABC Radio National

in Audio & Podcasts Indigenous Tourism Museums & Galleries 432 views

In 1971, in the community of Yuendumu, three hundred kilometres from Alice Springs, a group of senior Warlpiri men constructed a special building to house sacred objects, and recreated some ochre cave paintings on its walls; the building became known as the Yuendumu Men's Museum. Almost forty years later these murals were almost forgotten - but over the past few years they've been made accessible again, as part of the revival of this remarkable museum. Continue Reading

1 minute read

Get more things like this direct to your inbox.

Signup to comment
No one has posted a comment yet. Get the conversation started and get some karma!