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Digital Photograph - Massage Workshop, Women on Farms Gathering, Yarram, 2003 Reg. No: MM 90709
- Image taken at the 2003 Yarram Women on Farms Gathering during a massage workshop.
- Colour Digital Photograph
- Statement Of Significance:
- Workshops have been a regular feature of all Victorian Women on Farms Gatherings ever since the first Gathering in Warragul in 1990. At the inaugural 1990 Gathering, workshops were inspired by the farm skills courses that had been running around Victoria during the late 1980s and that had been the forerunner to the first Gathering. These workshops were very hands-on and focused predominately on enhancing the practical farm skills of the women that participated. However, as the Gatherings themselves evolved to include a range of broader rurally based activities and issues, workshops too became more diverse and began to include a range of non-farming educational opportunities. Whatever their focus, all workshops have aimed to educate, inspire, up skill and rejuvenate the women that partake.
- Description Of Content:
- A group of women involved in an indoor massage workshop at the 2003 Yarram Women on Farms Gathering.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Val Colbert, 2006
|Tagged with:||education, agriculture, leisure, rural life, farms, conferences, rural women, women s associations, women on farms gatherings, relaxation, massage therapy|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Women on Farms Gathering Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Community Activity - Women on Farms Gathering|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Colour; JPEG|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Yarram, South Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 2003|
|Creator:||Ms Val Colbert, Yarram, South Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 2003|