The 19th Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival 17th-19th of June 2011
The Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival is an exciting biennial gathering in Cape York Peninsula, highlighting the many diverse Communities, language, song, dance and stories. The Festival is about passing on culture across the generations, along with showcasing the strength, pride and uniqueness of Aboriginal people.
Over 5,000 people travel to Laura from across the nation to enjoy this Festival for three days; over 20 Communities participate across the region, with up to 500 traditional performers participating in the program. Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival gives us all a vital opportunity to come together to respect, share and celebrate our unity as a nation.
Book now at their site http://www.lauradancefestival.com/
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