Adelaide Festival // 2 - 18 March 2012

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How Aborigines Made Australia : Bill Gammage and Philip Jones

Adelaide Writers' Week - Wednesday, March 7 2012

Australia

West Stage, 1.15pm

Finding a way to make sense of Australia’s long history has taken the nation from terra nullius to deeply engaging histories of the pre-contact Aboriginal world. Bill Gammage’s extraordinary The Biggest Estate on Earth explodes the myth of the untamed wilderness. Phillip JonesOchre and Rust is a radical rethinking of the frontier. Join them for a fascinating conversation about the rich history of this remote place.

 

                   

 

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WHERE

Pioneer Women`s Memorial Garden

WHEN

Wed 7 Mar, 1.15pm - 2.15pm

DURATION

60 mins

FREE

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MAP

Pioneer Women's Memorial Garden
King William Road
The main entrance is located on King William Road between the Torrens Parade Ground and the rear of Government House in Adelaide's central business district.

Public Transport
Bus stop Z2 travelling from North into Adelaide CBD or stop A2 travelling into the Adelaide CBD from the South.
A short walk from the Adelaide Railway Station.
Tram from Glenelg or Adelaide Entertainment Centre, stop at Adelaide Railway Station, North Terrace.

Car Parking
Click here to pre-book your carpark with Upark. We recommend UPark on Gawler Place or Upark on Topham Mall as the closest to this venue. Adelaide Festival Centre's car park is closed.

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credits

Special Thanks:
Canada Council for the Arts
Copyright Agency Limited, Embassy of Italy
Embassy of Spain, Goethe-Institut,
Independent Arts Foundation, Instituto Cervantes Sydney, New Zealand Book Council, University of South Australia and USA Consulate

This project has been assisted by the Commonwealth Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

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