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The Year in Pictures

National Indigenous Fire WorkshopA picture of an Indigenous man burning ground litter at Bundanon.
July - National Indigenous Fire Workshop moved south to Bundanon for the first time.

University of WollongongThe picture shows tertiary students creating art at Riversdale.
August - UOW Masters of Visual Arts Students in residence at the Boyd Education Centre Riversdale, one of the many interactions with our tertiary partners throughout the year.

Year of Indigenous LanguagesA picture of primary school children workshopping with Red Room Poetry at RIversdale.
August - The Year of Indigenous Languages sees First Nations Artists in Residence program and Poetry in First Languages workshops with Red Room Poetry.

The Inaugural Dance AffairA picture showing performers at the Inaugural Dance Affair performance in Nowra.
November - The history of dancing in the Shoalhaven was unpacked in the Inaugural Dance Affair, 23 and 24 November 2018. Photo: Heidrun Lohr.

Arthur Boyd - Landscape of the SoulA picture showing the entrance to the exhibition Arthur Boyd - Landscape of the Soul at the National Art School.
January - New travelling exhibition Arthur Boyd - Landscape of the Soul opened at the National Art School Gallery, Sydney, on 17 January 2019. Photo: National Art School.

Paul Dempsey in ConcertA picture showing Paul Dempsey in concert at Riversdale.
January - Paul Dempsey performed a sell out summer concert at Riversdale as part of the Trust's ongoing music program drawing largely on its resident artists and their networks, 19 January 2019.

Riversdale Masterplan FundingA photo showing the architectural model for the new Riversdale infrastructure.
April - The Australian Government announces a commitment of $22M in the April 2019 Budget to enable Bundanon's Riversdale infrastructure to be realised. Photo: Architectural model by Kerstin Thompson Architects.

Annual Field DayA picture showing a presentation on waste and how not to create it at Bundanon.
April - Waste and how not to create it was the theme of the Trust's annual Field Day, 28 April 2019.

Eco Arts ConferenceA picture showing Eco Arts Conference participants at the start of the Tree Lines Track walk at Bundanon.
`May - Wollongong's Eco Arts Conference invited participants to walk artist Janet Laurence's Tree Lines Track at Bundanon, led by the Trust's Natural Resources and Education Managers, 26 May 2019.

Donation from Berry Community Arts CentreA picture showing representatives from Berry Community Activities Centre presenting a donation cheque to Bundanon Trust.
June - Representatives from Berry Community Activities Centre present a donation to Bundanon Trust's CEO. Left to right: Hazel Hensler, Mary Preece, Deborah Ely and Val McMahon, 6 June 2019.

The Hon. Fiona Phillips MPA photo of local MP and Member for Gilmore Fiona Phillips.
June - The Stuttering Frog is released into the Riversdale Creek at a community event attended by the Member for Gilmore Fiona Phillips MP, 23 June 2019.

The Hon. Paul Fletcher MPA picture of Minister Paul Fletcher and Bundanon Board member Sam Edwards.
`June - New Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts, the Hon. Paul Fletcher MP visits Bundanon, 26 June 2019.