Event: Yothu Tindi and the Treaty Project
Organiser: City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder
Venue: Goldfields Arts Centre
Details: The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder presents the 2018 NAIDOC Week closing celebration featuring Yothu Yindi and the Treaty Project, live on stage at the Goldfields Arts Centre.
Yothu Yindi and the Treaty Project was initially launched in 2017 to celebrate the release of the 25th
anniversary remix pack of Yothu Yindi’s “Treaty” and raise awareness for the need for treaty with Australia’s First Nations people. In this exciting new, electronica-driven format, founding members of Yothu Yindi – Witiyana Marika, Stu Kellaway and Kevin Malngay Yunupingu are joined on stage by former band members Shellie Morris and Ben Hakalitz, along with Dhapanbal Yunupingu (daughter of the late Dr M. Yunupingu), renowned cabaret artist Kamahi Djordan King and emerging Yolngu singers Yirrnga Yunupingu and Yimala Gurruwiw.
Rounding out the line-up is multi-instrumentalist Ania Reynolds (the current musical director of Circus Oz), Kellaway’s son Roy on guitar, along with DJ/Producer Gavin Campbell on additional percussion.
Tickets available on 9021 0999 or www.goldfieldsartscentre.com.au