EREA Cultural Practice

EREA Cultural Practice Tool

Understanding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Protocols

Yarning Circle – The yarning circle (or dialogue circle) is an important process within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures. It has been used to learn from a collective group, build respectful relationships, and to preserve and pass on cultural knowledge.

Protocols for a Yarning Circle

Torres Strait Islander Regional Authority

Narragunnawali professional learning activity

 

Cultural Awareness and Immersion Programs

The Waterhole Exercise is an immersive, participatory experience in which you will walk through pre-contact, colonization, resistance and ongoing impacts to build understanding of our shared history as First Nations and non-First Nations peoples in Australia developed in partnership with Kairos Canada (www.kairoscanada.org).
Contact Thelma Parker – thelma.parker@erea.edu.au