Cultural Sites of Performance for Illawarra's Indigneous Youth

The map below shows the different cultural sites of performance for the rap group Yuin Soldiers.

Hip Hop Map

The Yuin Soldiers are also involved in 'Traditional' Aboriginal dancing, which they perform for schools, community festivals, reconciliation weeks, government parties and other ceremonies. These are represented by green place mar - 25 in total.

The blue place marks, for which there are only 11 - condierably less - represent hip hop performances. Of course, this is not to suggest that dancing wasn't performed at the hip hop performance, but that the main purpose of the show was hip hop and not 'traditional' . The map suggests that there wre less opportunities to perform hip hop across the region, despite the group trying hard to galvanise support (using online network like MySpace, etc) and get access