Reading the Country at Contact - Tour

Reading the Country at Contact - Tour

Sun 26 May 2019

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Save the date!


Daylesford College, Smith Street, Daylesford, VIC 3460


For all enquiries please contact Rachel Palmer –


Join Adjunct Professor Barry Golding and Dja Dja Wurrung Elder Uncle Ricky Nelson for this one day bus tour.

This tour invites you to experience a range of important sites in the Dja Dja Wurrung landscape where there is evidence of contact from the late 1830s between the peoples of the Dja Dja Wurrung Aboriginal Nation and the invading pastoralists, including John Hepburn, after whom the Shire is named.

Wear clothing and footwear suitable for the predicted weather and for walking up to 500m away from the bus across paddocks. Bring your own lunch and morning/afternoon tea.

Numbers are limited so please register online to book your place.

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Reading the Country at Contact - Tour

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