Nights on Crown: Luminous Land

Nights on Crown: Luminous Land is a time for us to celebrate our common human connection to nature, land, light and play…

NIGHTS ON CROWN

Thursday 20th, Friday 21st & Saturday 22nd of June
6pm - 9pm
Presented by Wollongong City Council


This free event for all ages offers cutting edge live music ranging from acclaimed Australian singer and songwriter, Emma Donovan to experimental pop legends, Dream Dog.

Experience creative performances that will make you want to dance in the street, play amongst the Story Trees or just sit back and enjoy the delicious food on offer.


Luminous Puppet – Marri Dyin

Enter a luminous landscape featuring Marri Dyin, meaning ‘Great Woman’ in Eora language.

Experience this incredible moment as she weaves her captivating story… Illuminating the Crown Street Mall with her six metre high splendour, Marri Dyin is the magnificent creative centrepiece for Nights on Crown 2019.

Her presence is a symbol of the coming together of people on the land of our oldest continually living culture. Each evening she will perform and move through the landscape, inviting children to sit with her and share their hopes and dreams for the future….

Presented by Erth Visual & Physical Inc and Wollongong City Council present Marri Dyin (‘Great Woman’), Erth's six metre tall puppet, in a unique performance ‘Ngaramura’ (‘See The Way’ in Dharawal language).

This event also features....

THURSDAY 20 JUNE
  • Welcome to Country
  • Emma Donovan
  • Buddy Walker
  • Zoe Brown
  • Illawarra Mob (Dance)
  • Kemblawarra Public School Choir
  • Eat Street Market by Foragers

FRIDAY 21 JUNE
  • Jaala (Solo)
  • Shoeb Ahmad
  • Dream Dog

SATURDAY 22 JUNE
  • Ziggy Ramo
  • TEES
  • Tralala blip

FRIDAY & SATURDAY NIGHTS ONLY
  • Performance works by Emma Saunders featuring street dance crew BUGGY BUMPERS and tunes by DJ SIR ROBBO
  • Workshops by Circus WOW and Artist Elyssa Sykes-Smith Artist
  • Live Music curated by Jemma Cole and Thorsten Hertog
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Opening hours
Regular trading hours
Mon - 9am - 5.30pm
Tue - 9am - 5.30pm
Wed - 9am - 5.30pm
Thu - 9am - 9pm
Fri - 9am - 5.30pm
Sat - 9am - 4pm
Sun - 10am - 4pm
Location
Wollongong Central
200 Crown Street
Wollongong NSW 2500
Phone: 02 4228 5999