Venture south and explore immersive public art in Tasmania’s Huon Valley. Project X presents a series of major artworks in the Huon, with the aim of bringing visitors back to the south in the wake of the bushfires that recently ravaged the island.
A DarkLab project, supported by the Australian government and the Tasmanian government through Tourism Tasmania, and Mona. DarkLab acknowledges the support of Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service, and Events Tasmania.
Take a journey into the deep, dark wilds of the far south and follow your guide into the trees, where you’ll listen to 2000 ravens coming in to roost—an avian exchange of sound not usually witnessed by humans.
Thursday–Saturday, at dusk (times vary throughout the season) 1 August–26 October Hastings Caves, southern Tasmania
Meet at Hastings Caves Visitor Centre 15 minutes prior to start time
$45 / $25 for Tasmanians Under 15s freeTickets
Peer through observation ports cut into a forty-foot shipping container at a vast landscape in miniature: a desolate, mythical English town in the aftermath of a riot, where only police and media crews remain…
From the UK to Risdon Prison to Dark Mofo 2019, artist Jimmy Cauty’s dystopian creation continues its odyssey south with a twelve-month tour of the Huon Valley, starting in Geeveston.
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For everything you need to know about your visit to the Huon, go to Southern Trove.
Project X acknowledges and respects the palawa/pakana people as the traditional and ongoing owners and custodians of lutruwita. We acknowledge and pay respect to the Lyluequonny and Melukerdee as the traditional and continuing custodians of the land on which Project X artworks are installed. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future, and acknowledge that sovereignty has never been ceded.