Registration form 106Kb
Registration Support 209Kb
Date: Fri 27 November
Time: 9.00 – 5.30pm, followed by a reception in the AIATSIS foyer
Venue: Mabo Room, AIATSIS
2009 is the International Year of Astronomy and with CSIRO and the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), AIATSIS is pleased to host the first forum for debate and discussion focused on Australian Indigenous Astronomy.
In conjunction with the launch of art exhibition 'Ilgarijiri - things belonging to the sky' , a one day symposium on Indigenous Astronomy will be held at the Institute on the 27th of November 2009.
Registration: $50 (Concession $30 *Students and pensioners only – must show photo ID). Funds are available to support registration for those who do not have access to other sources of funding. Priority will be given to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander attendees. To request registration support please fill out this form (209Kb).
Spaces are limited, so please register as soon as possible. You may register on the day if spaces are available.
To register, download and complete the form 106Kb.Email, fax or post to:
Fax: 02 6249 7714
Preliminary Program: Download here 27Kb
Contact: Cressida Fforde tel: (02) 6261 4221
Visit the AIATSIS Library's display of Indigenous Australian Astronomy items from our collections including: children's books, posters, books, articles, brochures, electronic materials and rare books.
Search Mura, the AIATSIS library and audiovisual collections catalogue for items on Indigenous Astronomy.