Marri Madung Butbut (Many Brave Hearts): First Nations Gathering Space (NSW) as part of Sydney WorldPride 2023 (NSW) is a thrilling extravaganza of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and global First Nations LGBTQIA+SB art, action and adoration. With DJs, cinema, theatre, music, poets, circus, storytelling, Tidda Bingo, drag, dance, parties, Koori-oke, free exhibits and food, it’s a party, an artwork and a gift that just keeps on giving.
23-28 February at various locations; free and ticketed events.
The Mulka Project: Djarraṯawun – Light (ACT) is a video animation projection and sound work commissioned for the 2023 Enlighten Festival. Projected onto the National Gallery’s façade, the work portrays Yolŋu cultural knowledge about Djarraṯawun through the life cycles of our world. Be enthralled and enlightened by the three major elements of Djarraṯawun: walu (sunlight), makarran (lightning) and gurtha (fire).
3-13 March at NGA; free entry.