Welcome to Western Riverina Arts - a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to develop, support and promote the arts and culture in Griffith, Leeton, Narrandera & Murrumbidgee. 
We hope you enjoy your stay!

Ripple Effect - Registrations closing soon

Ripple Effect - Registrations closing soon

Registrations for Murmuration's Arts Professional Development forum close this Sunday 6th May. 

The forum is for professional artists’ with and without disability will lead a one-day forum unpacking the basic principles of disability culture and inclusive arts best practice. 

Learn practical ways to incorporate strategies that focus on inclusive engagement of artists, participants and students who have a diverse range of needs and abilities. Participants will have the opportunity to develop an understanding of cultural competency and professional inclusive arts practice.

Throughout the forum participants will engage in open discussions, practical workshops and networking with key regional stakeholders. The forum aims to increase confidence and understanding towards creating a more inclusive working and learning environment.

The forum will be held on Wednesday 16th May, 9am - 5pm at The Arts Centre Cootamundra, 18-20 Wallendoon Street, Cootamundra NSW. 

The program includes:

9:00 am | Check in
9:30am – 12:00am | Cultural Competency
12:00pm – 1:00pm | Break (lunch provided)
1:00pm – 5:00pm | Practical Workshops + Discussion

Cultural Competency:
UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability
Disability Culture
The Social Model and beyond
Communication (do’s/don’ts)
Enabling Access

Practical Workshops: 
Inclusive Arts Methods
Universal Design Principles
Creative Tool Kit
Discussion + Exchange

General $130.00
Concession $95.00
(Lunch, morning and afternoon tea are included)

To register
Please fill in the registration form. Registrations close midnight, Sunday 6th May

For more information murmuration.com.au/learning 

The Arts Centre Cootamundra
Julie Cowell | Office Coordinator
Office Hours Tuesday – Friday 9:30am – 1:30pm
Phone 02 6942 4773 or via email


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