Welcome to Country via GPS

Welcome to Country app

Activity: A contemporary example of a traditional welcome

A contemporary example of a traditional welcome is the Welcome to Country app — each time you cross into a different nation, the app sends a notification and a traditional owner welcomes you to Country through a video display.

Download a Welcome to Country app and explore welcomes by traditional owners via GPS on your phone.

Download the app at www.welcometocountry.mobi [available on iPhone only at time of publication]

 


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