The largest one day gathering and recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures in Australia, held annually on 26th of January upon the traditional lands of the Gadigal clan in Sydney at Victoria Park.
Established in 2001, Yabun (meaning ‘music to a beat’ in Gadigal language) is a free event that features live music, a bustling stalls market, panel discussions and community forums on Aboriginal issues, children’s activities, and traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural performances.
Yabun Festival welcomes everyone to join us in this one of a kind event which honours the survival of the world’s oldest living culture.
The Festival opens at 11am and closes at 7pm
Dates: Sunday 26 January 2020
Olive Tree Markets:
Be sure to save the upcoming dates for The Olive Tree Markets in your diary. A great day out for the whole family, with so much to explore, experience and enjoy. You can look forward to a fun filled day and expect a fantastic line-up of stalls, art, design, food and live music. We love being a part of such a wonderful, creative community and you're invited to join in on the fun. Be sure to pop in to the Saretta Art and Design stall and say Yaama (hello), see you there.
Dates: Saturday 1st February 2020
For anyone who calls Sydney home or that may be visiting the area, we would love to invite you the Blak Markets on Bare Island. Come along for the opportunity to shop unique gifts and taste authentic bush tucker. We hope to see you at the Saretta Art and Design tent. The Blak Markets are home to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and craftspeople who sell their wares and tell their stories.
Dates: Sunday 9 February 2020
Address: Anzac Parade, Bare Island, La Perouse
Entry: $2.50 per person with children under 5 free.