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Welcome to country : a travel guide to Indigenous Australia / Marcia Langton with Nina Fitzgerald and Amba-Rose Atkinson ; foreword by Stan Grant.

Welcome to country : a travel guide to Indigenous Australia / Marcia Langton with Nina Fitzgerald and Amba-Rose Atkinson ; foreword by Stan Grant.
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Field name Details
Record Number 18859
ISBN 9781741175431
Location 305.89 LAN
Author Langton, Marcia, 1951- (author.).
Title Welcome to country : a travel guide to Indigenous Australia / Marcia Langton with Nina Fitzgerald and Amba-Rose Atkinson ; foreword by Stan Grant.
Spine title Welcome to country.
Published Richmond, Victoria : Hardie Grant Travel, 2018.
©2018.
Collation 232 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps, portraits (chiefly colour) ; 22 cm.
Content types cartographic image
text
still image
Carrier type volume
General Note Includes index.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographic references.
Contents Note Part One. Introducing Indigenous cultures. 1. Introduction -- 2. Prehistory -- 3. Cultures and languages -- 4. Kinship -- 5. Art -- 6. Performances -- 7. Storytelling -- 8. Native title -- 9. The Stolen Generations -- 10. What if your guide is not Indigenous? -- 11. NAIDOC Week -- 12. Business and tourism -- 13. Cultural awareness for visitors -- 14. Glossary -- 15. Endnotes -- Part Two. Exploring Indigenous Australia. 1. Northern Territory -- 2. Western Australia -- 3. New South Wales -- 4. Victoria -- 5. South Australia -- 6. Queensland -- 7. Tasmania -- 8. Australian Capital Territory -- 9. Torres Strait Island.
Summary Note "Marcia Langton: Welcome to Country is a curated guidebook to Indigenous Australia and the Torres Strait Islands. In its pages, respected Elder and author Professor Marcia Langton offers fascinating insights into Indigenous languages and customs, history, native title, art and dance, storytelling, and cultural awareness and etiquette for visitors. There is also a directory of Indigenous tourism experiences, organised by state or territory, covering galleries and festivals, national parks and museums, communities that are open to visitors, as well as tours and performances. This book is essential for anyone travelling around Australia who wants to learn more about the culture that has thrived here for over 50,000 years. It also offers the chance to enjoy tourism opportunities that will show you a different side of this fascinating country — one that remains dynamic, and is filled with openness and diversity." -- Back cover.
Topical Term Indigenous peoples -- Australia -- Guidebooks
Guidebooks
Aboriginal Australians -- Description and travel
Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Conduct of life
Indigenous peoples -- Australia
Geographic Name Australia -- Description and travel
Australia -- Guidebooks
SUBJECT Australian
Added Name Fitzgerald, Nina, (author).
Atkinson, Amber-Rose, (author).
Grant, Stan, 1963-, (writer of foreword).
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