Lustre is a free exhibition on display 23 August – 26 September 2021.
Lustre: Pearling & Australia delves into the gritty human story of pearling, weaving together intersecting strands of Aboriginal, Asian and European histories to reveal insights into one of Australia’s oldest industries.
MON- FRIDAY 9:30AM - 4PM SAT & SUN 10AM-2PM
Every Wednesday Lunchtime Sessions will feature real stories and interesting conversations from 12 - 1:30pm. Details below.
Lustre exhibition is opening at The University of Notre Dame Australia Broome Campus on Monday 23rd August.
We will also be hosting a series of weekly lunchtime sessions: SCALES OF THE SERPENT: STORIES OF PEARL SHELL, SALTWATER COUNTRY AND PEARLING Wednesdays 12 - 1:30pm Each week, come and listen to the people who have lived pearling — pearlers, divers, seeders, musicians, and traditional owners. Each session will be followed by a guided tour of the Lustre exhibition.
Details in the flyer. Lock in Wednesday lunchtimes for the next few weeks and find out more about our pearling history.
Friday, September 17, 2021
Main Hall, University of Notre Dame, 88 Guy Street.