Walk in our shoes, see through our eyes and journey alongside us… the Tasmanian Aboriginal Community.

– From Gumnuts to Buttons


The Orb celebrates Tasmanian Aboriginal people and the interconnections between Country, culture, identity, and Community.

The Orb features interviews with Tasmanian Aboriginal Community members. It provides teachers with Australian Curriculum aligned resources to assist the teaching of Tasmanian Aboriginal histories and cultures.

Contact: aboriginal.education@decyp.tas.gov.au


We acknowledge the Tasmanian Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of this land, and we pay respect to the Elders past, present and future, for they hold the memories, traditions, culture and hope of First Nations people in Tasmania.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people need to be aware that this website contains images, voices and names of deceased persons.

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