Melton Specialist School 2021
Melton Specialist School 2021

Melton Specialist School 2021


Keepers of Culture


Bunjil the Wedgetail Eagle is the Creator Spirit of the Kulin, Waa the Crow is the Keeper of Wind and Water. These powerful birds are moieties for the Kulin Nations and are the Keepers of Culture. They represent the earth country and the sky country and are the truth of our being.
The blue background represents the sky that the powerful birds circle above watching over Country keeping us safe, this is the journey tracks we follow being responsible and respectful for our land and waterways, for our sacred trees and country.
The large U-shaped figures represent the students sitting around the Gathering Circle listening respectfully to their Elders, the knowledge holders – their teachers. The meeting circle represents the school in which they come to learn and gather as community. The white pathways that connect the U’s signify the journey tracks of the students from their homelands and their ongoing connection to Wurundjeri Country.

Simone Thomson

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Want to know more about our prints?

Our paper Fine Art Prints are meticulously printed to order through Southern Buoy Printing, Mornington. Your print will arrive in acid-free sleeves safeguarded in protective tubes or envelopes.

Please allow ten to fourteen business days from the time of ordering to receiving your print within Australia. Please allow four weeks for international postage. You will receive an email and tracking number when your print has been despatched. 

Need care and delivery info on our original pieces?

Our original pieces are part of our spirit. They are are created with pieces of ourselves and our sacred cultural knowledge. We take the transporting of such special creations very seriously, therefore all originals are firstly wrapped in layers of foam wrapping before several layers of bubble wrap. The pieces are then fitted into customised cardboard boxes and labelled with fragile stickers. They are then placed into the hands of the experts and transported to their new home. 

Got a question about returns or refunds?

We take quality control very seriously and ensure all products are in the best condition before sending off to their new home. We therefore ask that you choose carefully before checkout as we do not issue return items or refunds. 

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