Julie Bukari Jones
Julie Bukari Jones (Webb) is a Dharug woman of fresh and saltwater connections. She is a descendant and Traditional Custodian of the Blacktown Native Institute (BNI) land . Julie works professionally as an educator, artist, event co-ordinator, consultant, mentor and is a trained dancer in both Traditional and Contemporary genres. As a knowledge holder of Dharug story and cultural history, she advises organisations/companies on protocols and perspectives whilst strongly promoting Cultural awareness and self-determination. Former Chairperson at Darug Tribal Aboriginal Corporation, she is often requested at major events and as a speaker in both the private and public sectors. Julie is a tireless advocate for the BNI and is passionate about respectful memorialisation of Dharug heritage and space through promotion and understanding of her people, language and culture.
Julie Bukari Jones.