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Paul Callaghan – Author Visit – Stories behind the storyteller

Saturday June 3, 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Port Macquarie Library
32 Grant St
Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444 Australia

Please join us on Saturday 3rd June at 10.30am for an insightful chat with Paul Callaghan author of The Dreaming Path.

Worimi Man, Author, Storyteller & CEO of Callaghan Cultural Consultancy

Dr Paul Callaghan belongs to the land of the Worimi people of Port Stephens NSW. He has qualifications in surveying, drafting, commerce, training, leadership, governance and executive coaching and recently completed a PhD in Creative Practice. His greatest learning however has been going bush with Elders. His latest book, The Dreaming Path, captures his passion to write about Aboriginal culture in a way that supports wellbeing for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people and creates a place of unity where all Australians can connect to this beautiful land as one.

THE DREAMING PATH

Tired of going around in circles?
The Dreaming Path has always been there, but in the modern-day world, it can be hard to find. There are so many demands on us – family, health, bills, a mortgage, a career – that it can be hard to remember what’s most important: you.
It’s time to reconnect with your story.
Through conversations, exercises, Dreamtime stories and key messages, Paul Callaghan and Uncle Paul Gordon will sit you around the fire and share knowledge that reveals the power of Aboriginal spirituality as a profound source of contentment and wellbeing for anyone willing to listen.
This ancient wisdom is just as relevant today as it ever was.
Themed chapters that bring together Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal worldviews invite you to reflect on:
Caring for our place and the importance of story
Relationships, sharing and unity
Love, gratitude and humility
Learning and living your truth
Inspiration and resilience
Being present and healing from the past
Contentment
Leading
The tools provided in this book will give you tips, practices, inspiration and motivation that can enable you to achieve a state of mind, body and spirit wellness you didn’t think possible.

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