Event Details

Thursday, 04 June 2015
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
UQ Location:
Dunwich (North Stradbroke Island)
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Event Contact

Kevin Townsend
3409 9058
Org. Unit:
Moreton Bay Research Station

Event Description

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Navigating by stars, winds and waves, traditional Hawaiian Voyaging Canoe Hōkūleʻa will cover 47,000 nautical miles, 85 ports, and 26 countries as it sails around the World to promote Indigenous Knowledge, Ocean Restoration and Global Sustainability. Find out more about the voyage at www.hokulea.com.

The Captain of the Hōkūleʻa, Kālepa Baybayan, will be giving a presentation on Thursday at the Moreton Bay Research Station (MBRS), North Stradbroke Island about the vessel and the journey. Join MBRS in welcoming Hōkūleʻa to North Stradbroke Island and learn about Polynesian navigation schools, families and community welcome!

Directions to UQ

Google Map:
To St Lucia Campus, UQ Ipswich, and UQ Gatton.

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