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RangersVolunteer
January 14, 2019

Ranger Reflux #16

Edition #16 of Ranger Reflux is out!   All the latest and greatest on training dates, shift rosters, busy bee and other khaki coloured fun!   Get it here.
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ArtVolunteer
December 30, 2018

Temple 2019

The Temple is set to bring our homes’ spiritual heart back to the playa this year. As we shift personally and globally towards a deeper understanding of ourselves and fellow humans, it is now time to hush the unproductive thought…
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Volunteer
December 28, 2018

Blazing Swan Medical Corps 2019

The Blazing Swan Medical Corps (BSMC) is recruiting again this year. Ten HUT!  We believe that there should be no barriers to high quality healthcare, no matter where you are, especially at a festival like Blazing Swan. We believe that…
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Jilakin Rock Rangers
PrepareRangersVolunteer
December 27, 2018

Jilakin Rock Rangers – Update Dec ’18

The Ranger Leadership Group have been dusting themselves-off from a long, wet Winter and earnestly lining things-up for another awesome Blaze next year. Projects in the pipeline include constructing a Ranger themed art piece for the Tin Horse Highway, a…
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ArtSwan's Nest
December 27, 2018

Art Grants Round 1 Complete!

Hello Hello!   Our first round of art grants is over and we have some pretty awesome works happening this year with one or two old timers making a comeback! Almost a dozen pieces have been partially funded by Blazing…
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GlobalPrinciples
December 27, 2018

Larry Who?

"Who is Larry?" is a question some of us have heard... Like other Blaze themes it’s always open to interpretation and exploration. In large the 2019 sub-text is a tip of the hat to the late Larry Harvey, co-founder of…
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Theme Camp
November 12, 2018

Theme Camp Registrations

So far there are 35 camp registrations and 41 camps in total have nominated. Theme camp nominations are only open for another four weeks! Maybe you have some theme camp friends that haven’t nominated yet? Let them know that they…
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EventsParticipateTheme CampUncategorized
November 12, 2018

It Was a Kracken(er)

Blazing Swan’s Kraken was once again released on the shores of Bathers Beach in Fremantle on Saturday 3rd November. Although the winds were howling and the Effigy did not get the torching we were waiting for, the event was a…
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ParticipatePrinciples
November 12, 2018

Next Level Principles

Most of us know about the 11 principles of Blazing Swan but just to recap, in case you’ve forgotten one or two, they are; Inclusion, Immediacy, Decommodification, Self-Expression, Communal Effort, Leave No Trace, Gifting, Civic Responsibility, Self Reliance, Participation and…
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ParticipateVolunteer
November 5, 2018

Join The Greeters

Join the GREETERS Family for 2019. The most rewarding & fun volunteer position for Blazing Swan. We are the voice that educates and inspires the 11 principles, our values as Burners/Blazers. Volunteer Registration now open. https://www.volcor.net/TakeSurvey2.aspx… Greeters Who We Are…
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ArtEventsParticipateVolunteer
October 24, 2018

Kraken – The Final Countdown

The annual Kraken event hosted by the Blazing Swan team isn't far away! Running from 1pm - 8pm on Saturday 3rd November at Bathers Beach Fremantle (and it's surrounds) Kraken brings food, market stalls, music, theme camps and of course…
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ArtEventsSwan's Nest
September 29, 2018

Ignite the Nest Art Exhibition Opening Night

Be part of a new exciting art space in Fremantle as we launch the official opening night of "Ignite the Nest" Art Exhibition. There will be a wide range of art displayed for viewing and sales from both local up-…
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ArtParticipate
September 5, 2018

Effigy and Temple Designs 2019

Photo by Dominika Debska Applications are now open for submissions to design and build Effigy and Temple for Blazing Swan 2019. The Effigy and Temple are the two most prominent and celebrated art pieces at Blazing Swan.  Both art pieces…
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Participate
September 1, 2018

Ranger Training Update

  Howdy Rangers - old, new and in potentia. As promised we've got some Ranger training dates (and Kraken) coming up - mark these in your calendar and make sure you follow the links below to book a spot! Rangerly…
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Participate
June 26, 2018

A Call to Arms

If ever there was a time for our community to heed a call to arms…it is now. We are at a nexus between evolution and revolution. Our rapid growth from inception to the present has been a monumental journey carried…
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