Indigenous artist

Kirsty M Bell

Kirsty Bell was born and raised on the land of the Bunurong / Boon Wurrung peoples, of what is now known as the Mornington Peninsula. As a young adult, Kirsty discovered her Aboriginal heritage and has been on a cultural learning journey ever since. Kirsty has dedicated many hours working with the Aboriginal community on the Mornington Peninsula, and was the recipient of the Frankston & Mornington Peninsula NAIDOC 2014 Schools towards Reconciliation Award, and the Frankston & Mornington Peninsula NAIDOC 2016 Community Award (jointly). Through art, Kirsty has been able to share her story, express herself and assist in the healing of depression, anxiety and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Indigenous language groups

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