Logo Puliima no bg 500pxW

Tree Artwork Symbolism

Puliima 2015 Tree Logo Small

 

 

The tree is a symbol of antiquity (traditional times) and strength (empowerment of our people).

A tree stump or tree trunk may be used as a symbol of re-growth and rebirth, especially when it is shown with branches spouting new leaves (reclamation and revitalisation of traditional languages).

Trees are nature's warrior, who despite great imbalance in odds, fights to keep a foothold in the most extreme conditions (the fight to keep our traditional languages alive).

A sense of belonging is something many people strive to achieve in a community. The tree with its firm base symbolises that concept of 'roots' and an element of an ongoing relationship with our surroundings (touches on connection to country, our culture, our roots & our Aboriginal heritage).

The drive to find an historic link with our present lives is almost instinctive and propels us forward as if on a quest to attain status and find a reason for being (identity).

 

 

 


Get Involved

Would you like to be involved in PULiiMA either as a sponsor, supporter or partner?
 
Use the ONLINE FORM to contact us, or alternatively, call us on +61 2 4940 9100

Contact

840 Hunter Street
Newcastle West NSW 2302

Postal address
P.O. Box 1778
Newcastle NSW 2300

Phone | +61 2 4940 9100
Fax | +61 2 4940 9123

 

Subscribe to PULiiMA

To keep up to date with all of the latest news from and about the PULiiMA language conference please subscribe to our mailing list now.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Like us on Facebook

facebook logosmall