Djirri Djirri Dancers are the only active Wurundjeri female dance group, and, also Traditional Custodians of Narrm (Melbourne). Djirri Djirri means Willy Wagtail in Woiwurrung, the language of Wurundjeri people, the Traditional Custodians of Narrm (Melbourne) and surrounds. The Willy Wagtail the Spirit Bird, gave them dance. Many of their group have danced since they were young children, while others have learnt as adults. You will hear Mandy Nicholson singing in Woiwurrung, the language of the Wurundjeri people and watch the language come to life through dance.
LOCATION: Courtyard/ Forecourt Steps/ Admin Balcony/ Rehearsal Hub/ Box Office Area
Please note the above ticket link will give you access to the whole evening of events from 5 pm – 11 pm.