We are Minjil, an indigenous performing arts group connecting people from all backgrounds with country, culture and age-old traditions through song, dance, lore and education.
Originating from Cairns in Far North Queensland we represent the perspectives and history of the Yidinji people. Our mesmerising performances transport and encourage audiences to come on a journey where dreamtime and the bond with all living things are strong and powerful.
Our every movement, action and delivery has meaning. Sharing our experiences with broader communities, not only enhances the knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal culture but inspires change and is there to create a positive impact for future generations.
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Artistic Director and Founder
Carl Fourmile is the Artistic Director of Minjil and is a Yidinji man from the land of Gimuy in Far North Queensland. Cultural performer, practitioner and local leader in Indigenous Arts, Carl has strong roots in dance, lore, and education. His passion for the arts, his people and their history extend to mentoring youth, and those wanting to connect their understanding of Aboriginal culture.
A key facilitator in workshops, Welcome to Country and local cultural tours for the past 15 years in Cairns and Sydney, Carl is proud to be an ambassador for his people and to work with Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities alike.
Minjil is bigger than just one person, however Carl is at the centre, coordinating and directing local indigenous performers who are enthusiastic and skilled in their craft.
We work with companies and events of all sizes. Our services are delivered with professionalism and evokes a different dynamic, energy and enriched experience to your next event.
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