Celebration to mark launch of DVD
A NEW interactive learning resource DVD ’ontrack’ will officially be launched at the Mossman Gorge next Monday.
The DVD is designed to help indigenous mentors meet the literacy and numeracy learning needs within indigenous communities and features Mossman’s own big screen actor Leon Burchill.
The resource will be launched by Roy Gibson, vice chairperson of Bamanga Bubu Ngadimunku Corporation, who also featured on the learning workshop’s DVD.
There will be a special barbecue celebration from 4.30pm next Monday, March 19, at the Mossman Gorge to celebrate the launch at the location it was filmed.
The ontrack DVD comprises of three sections, the first is the film featuring Leon Burchill as mentor Jimmy Jack, who goes on a journey to master communication to begin leading his people to develop new skills.
There other sections include video clips of experienced mentors relating their experiences and information and practice activities.
To preview ontrack visit www. thelearningworkshop.com.au.
Role model: Leon Burchill