FLOATILLA = GROUP PADDLE/CAMP DINNER/SLEEPOVER @ THE BEE FARM
DEPART FROM THE TAVERN, SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER
* BYO KAYAK/ CAMP GEAR
(WE CAN TRANSPORT YOUR CAMP GEAR TO THE CAMPSITE).
* Paddle to LONG POINT.
* PITCH YOUR OWN TENT & RELAX
* CAMP DINNER & SLEEPOVER AT THE BEE FARM ON SATURDAY NIGHT - $40PP FEE FOR CATERING
* RETURN ON SUNDAY 17 DECEMBER AFTER BREAKFAST
Navicula and the (F)ROUTE and FLOAT collectives of East Gippsland are creative environmental stewards. Join us at Testing Grounds (Melbourne) for breakfast. Sample from the (F)ROUTE carts, be part of the discussion and exploration of small artistic interventions, community gatherings and universal concerns which are shared by artists in Ubud, Lake Tyers Beach and Melbourne.
PART OF MAPPING MELBOURNE @ TESTING GROUNDS : Navicula, headed by lead singer Gede Robi, is at the intersection of a wild psychedelic grunge experience with alternative and progressive music from Bali. Kutcha Edwards is power and transformation in sound. He is joined by the extraordinary Robbie Bundle. The artists will be joined throughout the evening by guest musicians associated with Wurinbeena and the (F)ROUTE and FLOAT artist collectives who come from the lands of the Gunai Kurnai in East Gippsland.
Navicula, headed by lead singer Gede Robi, is at the intersection of a wild psychedelic grunge experience with alternative and progressive music from Bali. They’ve toured Canada, US, India, Italy, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar and advocate for environmental and social change wherever they go. Tonight they are joined by extraordinary songmen Kutcha Edwards (Mutti-Mutti) and Robbie Bundle (Bidjura /Yuin).
PADDLE WITH US TO THE BEE FARM ART CAMP ON LAKE TYERS
Share a morning tea with FLOAT Artist in Residence Josephine Jakobi.
KAYAKER'S INFORMATION: Fisherman's Landing departure: 8.45am (for 2 hour paddle to the Bee Farm) OR Mill Point departure leaving at 9.30am (for 1 hour paddle to the Bee Farm).
Arrive for ARTIST TALK with Josephine Jakobi @ 11am. Depart 12.30
BYO hat, sunscreen, lunch, water. Morning tea supplied.
THINK ART & CULTURE, SOCIAL ENTERPRISE & CREATIVE ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP. Join Asia global leaders Ewa Wojkowska and Gede Robi with other outstanding national and local artists, activists and provocateurs in a discussion that explores how communities, technology, creativity, innovation are part of changing the local and global society and environment. We'll be kicking-off a conversation about the long term sustainability of our FLOAT vessel, our COMMUNIVERSITY, and models of resilience for small towns everywhere.
FREE Event! Come and hone your deadly music with Uncle Kutcha Edwards and Robbie Bundle. We'll be at the Hall every day from Tuesday to Friday, honing songs and working on music together. It doesn't matter what kind of music you want to make or what kind of experience you have just turn up and join in. We'll have lunch provided every day.Later in the week international eco rock band from Bali, Navicula will join us and you'll get a chance to collaborate with them and share a gig with them on Sunday.