People of the River

N’Ahweet Carolyn Briggs, Indigenous language specialist and Boonwurrung Elder, and Aunty Di Kerr, Wurundjeri Elder, share their traditional knowledge of the Victorian waterways.


Photo:  Mark Ashkanasy, RMIT Gallery, 2017.

Artwork: The Water Harvest, Debbie Symons & Jasmine Targett, 2015.


Exhibition 1 Dec 2017 – 10 Mar 2018

water + wisdom Australia India

This new exhibition creatively explores contemporary issues surrounding water. Drawing on extensive research by experts from India and Australia, water + wisdom Australia…

water + wisdom Australia India


water + wisdom Australia India

water+wisdom Australia India explores the unknown beauty of the water and its strong connection with people throughout the history of both countries. RMIT…


water + wisdom Australia India symposium

Water = Life. What happens when we run out? That’s the crisis Cape Town is facing. What can we learn from traditional knowledge…