We had a lovely family come from Darwin and a couple from New Caledonia do the CE. Everyone was very impressed with their paintings and put it down to having a good teacher.
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Lots of families on school holidays are now coming into Top Didj. Three families had a great time with Manuel. Sarah wrote “Manuel is a fantastic ambassador for the blackfella to the whitefella. Thank you so much for sharing your stories and culture to my family. This will be a very memorable day.” Nina wrote “The best cultural (authentic) experience ever. Manuel was wonderful, All the experiences were fun interactive and welcoming. Thank you very much to all” Scott wrote ” Great relaxing and educational experience. Good insight to culture.” Anna draw a lovley wallaby in our book and wrote “I love the wallaby”
Great time was had (as usual) with the seniors Sunday afternoon. A few of the men were determind to get the fire lit but it was Manuel who go the ember and fire alight. Great fun.
Great group of people came in with Wayoutback tours this morning. They all had a cuddle of Ned then it was off to see Manuel and listen to his talk and do a painting. Everyone really enjoyed the painting. They now say they really appreciate the work they see in galleries knowing how hard it is. Sammy wrote “Great teacher has inspired me to do more. Lovely person as was everyone here” Melanie wrote ” For someoe who cannot paint! Manuel is a very good teacher. Excellent Experience!
Lots of kids were involved in the afternoon Cultual Experience and they all should be very happy with the “Bimno’s” they did. Their teacher was very impressed. As well as the families Harriet and Steve join us and Laura and Brendon from the Boab Caravan Park. Harriet wrote “One of the highlights of our holiday. Thank you so much” Rahul and his family said it was the best experience so far for the whole family and gave us a 10/10. Abbey one of the kids wrote ” I had so much fun painting even though mine wasn’t very good. (she painted the cutest wallaby) I learnt many things today.” Manuel and staff really enjoyed the afternoon as well.
Manuel had the best time this morning surrounded by four lovely ladies. They did great paintings and had fun learning to light a fire and throw a spear. Kelli wrote ” Thank you so much Manuel it was an unforgetable experience!
We had another lovley family from Hobart Tasmania and Wayoutback group in yesterday morning. Great “Bimno” everyone. The fire was lit and Big Red got hit. Helen wrote ‘A priceless experience!! 10/10 to you all for a marvellous experience Super, super,super Thanks Helen gald to had a great time.
Mel form Tourism Top End came and did the Cultural Experience with her dad Lincoln and kids Remi and Billy. Jessie and Jiny from Melbourne also joined in with Paul and Monica. Remi thought it was fun and everyone else said it was good fun and interesting.
The McNamara family and Sandy, Eliott and Lou enjoyed their morning with Manuel. The Wallabies were a great hit with the kids as well.
We had another family from Tasmania come and do a CE with us and one from New Zealand and the following day the Seflon family from Singapore. All thought the Expeirence was entertaining and informaitive