From the archives: Tracks Dance Groote Eylandt Residency 1993

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The following photographs were taken as part of a Tracks Dance residency on Groote Eylandt back in 1993. The project involved 150 young people dancing "camp fire" dances of traditional clan totems. More information can be found on tracksdance.com.au.

Umbakumba performers - Tracks Dance Residency 1993 - Photo: David McMicken
Umbakumba performers - Tracks Dance Residency 1993 - Photo: David McMicken
Hellen Sky and Angurugu children - Tracks Dance Residency 1993 - Photo: David McMicken
Hellen Sky and Angurugu children - Tracks Dance Residency 1993 - Photo: David McMicken
Umbkumba children making morning star - Tracks Dance Residency 1993 - Photo: David McMicken
Umbkumba children making morning star - Tracks Dance Residency 1993 - Photo: David McMicken