Spear instrument for hunting fish

Nicole Monks, Luke Russell and Scott Luschwitz

Aluminium, Tasmanian Oak, Iron Bark, Grasstree and Gum, sinew and Gymea Lily

This artwork celebrates the continuous connection of First Nations people to this land, the water and the skies. Aboriginal water stories hold knowledge that has been passed down since time immemorial. The water is of sacred significance to the local Burramattagal people of Dharug Country.

Video by Martin Brown



Warami-Westmead acknowledges the Dharug people, the traditional custodians of the land upon which the Westmead Health Precinct stands and recognises their continuous connection to culture, community and Country.

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