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17 - 22 August 2021


Children's Story-time Sessions

10th - 11th July 2019

10:30am - 11:30am

Cairns City Library, 151 Abbott Street,
Cairns City QLD 4870

A showcase of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stories, songs and dance from Tropical North Queensland presented by local Indigenous performers. CIAF in collaboration with Cairns City Library invite children and parents to a special Indigenous Storytime.

CIAF Storytime Sessions aim to encourage Indigenous and non-Indigenous preschool aged children experience Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture through a fun and entertaining platform of storytelling, songs and dance.    

Bookings Essential: Tel 4044 3720




Wednesday 10 July  10.30am -11.30am

Join local Kuku Yalanji artist Merindi Schrieber in an interactive session of Bama stories and songs.

Thursday 11 July  10.30am – 11.30am

Ray Marama will share cultural stories from Western Torres Strait  and language songs for children.



Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Ltd is a not-for-profit company with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) and Australian Charities and Not-for-Profit Commission (ACNC) Status. All donations to the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) are greatly appreciated and will contribute to CIAF operational costs. Your support assists CIAF in continuing to attract and nurture national and international recognition for the appreciation of the vital cultural contribution of Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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