Celebration of culture

DJ Paulie P and Sebastian Formato (5) take part in Naidoc Week activities. Picture: Jon Hewson        www.communitypix.com.au   d439809
DJ Paulie P and Sebastian Formato (5) take part in Naidoc Week activities. Picture: Jon Hewson        www.communitypix.com.au d439809

The City held a number of free events, including hip-hop classes, a fun bus and bouncy castle, and culture workshops.

Celebrations started on Monday with a barbecue, a music video featuring Aboriginal students from Winterfold Primary School and South Fremantle Senior High, and a hip-hop workshop.

Over following days were cross-cultural workshops, children�s entertainment, and an exhibition by Leonard Thorn, who shared aspects of bush tucker and medicine and traditional Nyoongar culture.

A barbecue wrapped up proceedings after performances from Johnny Ford and the Baldja Boys and dance group Yonga Boys.