Making a nawi

MAKING A NAWI

James Dodd, Paul Carriage and Martin Wale built the replica stringybark nawi displayed in the MARI NAWI: Aboriginal Odysseys exhibition which I curated at the State Library of New South Wales in 2010. See the video ‘The making of a canoe’ at <https://vimeo.com › State Library of New South Wales › Videos>

I’m the old bloke hard at work watching Martin (standing) and James near the Clyde River near Nelligen, where I used to spend school holidays in the 1950s