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Ailan kastom bilong Torres Strait

Torres Strait Islanders are proud of their separate and distinct cultures - rich in language, music and dance, strong in dignity and community solidarity, exuberant in spirit.

Torres Strait Islander dancers

Explore aspects of Ailan kastom bilong Torres Strait (Torres Strait Islander culture).

  • Dress
  • Weaving and basketry
  • Food gardening
  • Woodcarving
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Dhari
  • Ailan dans
  • Dance machines
  • Musical instruments