Ngaanyatjara Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women's Council

Alice Springs, NT

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5 Aboriginal women gleefully holding up some amazing and colourful woven creations
Funded 2015 by the Trust

Trailer delivers fibre art and community benefits

This grant will purchase an off-road trailer to provide mobile art sculpture skills development workshops and support for Indigenous women.


Tjanpi Desert Weavers is a service delivery, advocacy and support organisation for Aboriginal women living in 26 desert communities in WA, SA and NT. With the desire to develop meaningful employment opportunities, Tjanpi assists women in producing and selling fibre art made with locally collected grasses, so they can earn an income. They also provide artists with a range of cultural and social activities.

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