Gorgeous Walks

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 25 Oct 2015
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Location
Cataract Gorge Reserve


Gorgeous Walks

Sunday 25 October 2015

A walk and talk with Aunty Patsy Cameron

Session 1 will be from 9.30 – 11.30am with a BBQ at 11:45am followed by Session 2 from 12.30 – 14.30pm

The walk meanders in a clock-wise manner along the path,

across the Suspension Bridge, and over the river causeway

passing the Café and back to the cottage.

For further information please call 03 6333 0715 or

0457 784 420 on weekdays from 10.00am – 2.00pm or email

basin.cottage@launceston.tas.gov.au

Participants will experience:

  • A Welcome to Country and Ochre Ceremony
  • Learn about material cultural practices
  • Hands on string making using natural plant fibre
  • Taste bush foods (in season) and plants/products for medicinal use
  • Hear stories of the significance of Country, Aboriginal Spiritual origins of the river and geological formations that shaped the Gorge
  • Women’s Business and Men’s Business

Please note this Gorgeous Walk event is being held on a

weekend to enable families to attend. Two sessions are being

offered. There will be a limit of 20 people for each session.

The cost is $30.00 per adult and $15.00 for children under 16 years. Bookings are essential and registration occurs 10 mins

prior to the session starting at the Basin Cottage, located behind the main chairlift station.

Aboriginal Cultural Experience