Indigenous games workshop

Butterfly Festival Oct 2006

Indigenous games was conducted Kaava Watson from Blackbase. BlackBase is a not-for-profit organisation reintroducing these games, teaching them in Queensland’s schools and to Indigenous kids on the streets as part of its role to assist and support Aboriginal youth.

Professor Ken Edwards of Queensland’s University of Technology started researching Indigenous participation in sport he discovered a rich history going back thousands of years. So far, around 3000 separate games have been identified just in Queensland.

Indigenous games was provided by Brisbane City Council, Active Parks program.