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Muru Mittigar Aboriginal Cultural & Education Centre

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A great indigenous experience for the family

This centre at the Rouse Hill House property is a great way to educate the family on the local... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Tony W
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Sydney
Great staff, great activities

Firstly, one must pre-book to have this experience. We took a group of teenagers and the staff were... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Dan-camper
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Muru Mittigar offers an authentic Australian Indigenous cultural experience for all visitors. We invite you to share in and celebrate the rich history of Aboriginal Darug culture, our land and our people. We offer a special meeting space to develop...more
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356 Annangrove Rd, Penrith, New South Wales 2155, Australia
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+61 2 4730 0400
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

This centre at the Rouse Hill House property is a great way to educate the family on the local indigenous expels of the area. There is a fantastic display of artwork for sale as well as locals who are willing to discuss and eager to...More

1  Thank Tony W
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Firstly, one must pre-book to have this experience. We took a group of teenagers and the staff were engaging and knowledgable. They talked to the young people about bush tucker and the use of plants in everyday living, taught them how to throw a boomerang...More

1  Thank Dan-camper
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It was a bit hard to find as they had recently moved, but both myself and my 13 year old son learned much about the aboriginal culture and were treated to a personal boomerang throwing lesson. Instructors Josh, Dave, and Richard, were knowledgeable and so...More

3  Thank jquixote
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Fantastic way to appreciate the First Nations culture and people. Very accessible and welcoming. A great way to make connections and understand what belonging to country means.

1  Thank Kittois
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Cycling in region so decided to stop in for an experience, support their Cafe, have a coffee, get up to date with 'what's happening there now' so I could bring visitors. Unfortunately, cafe no longer operating also Gallery itself appeared closed. There were some people...More

1  Thank Yvonne R
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

If you are visiting Sydney Australia and are keen to learn about Aboriginal people and culture, then visit Muru Mittigar - a friendly welcome and knowledgeable staff (not to mention the gift shop!) make Muru Mittigar a must see.

1  Thank Nathan T
Reviewed 5 May 2016

We came on this by chance. It is run by aborigines and is full of their history and knowledge (lore) and practical demonstrations. You get to throw a real Boomerang - I did GOOD! lol! and try your hand at aboriginal painting etc. A fun...More

2  Thank sixchannel
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This was a fascinating journey into the culture, history, psyche and mind of the Darug Aboriginal people, Situated near Penrith in Sydney our guide, Les, took us on a journey discussing how the people lived, how time changed with the coming of the white people,...More

2  Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 1 October 2015

As we were wanting local native plants for our new garden, and we'd heard Muru Mittigar had these and sell to the public, I head over without calling first. ALL of the staff were amazing - friendly, helpful, personable and professional. I didn't participate in...More

2  Thank DebG1965
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Well no service no staff brought visiting friends from overseas who wanted info and left disgusted. Embarrassed on behalf of Aboriginals could to think why the no show of staff.....will never go back.

5  Thank Jennyrose S
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