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Aboriginal Astronomy - Star Mapping in the City

  • Redfern Community Centre 29-53 Hugo Street Redfern, NSW, 2016 Australia (map)

Join Muruwari man Willy Stevens as we look to the stars to learn from Indigenous knowledge systems that understand, explain and predict nature.  

 

Willy Stevens

Willy Stevens is a Muruwari man from north-west NSW. Willy is currently researching Muruwari astronomical traditions and delivers the Dreamtime Astronomy program at the Sydney Observatory and Powerhouse Museum. Willy presented the City of Sydney’s 2013 NAIDOC Week Rideabout tour and was most recently invited to talk on Aboriginal astronomy in Armidale as part of the concluding activities of 2015 National Science Week.