What: Winter Solstice Observance
Where: Mount Rothwell, near Little River, Victoria
When: Winter Solstice Time: Sunset
About: Observe the Winter Solstice sunset at the Wurdi Youang stone arrangement, an intriguing undated egg-like shaped ancient site in the Southern Hemisphere aligned to the solar events of all four seasons. It is made up of roughly 100 basalt stones, some ranging from 20 cm in diameter up to 1 meter.
Located in Victoria, Australia, the Wurdi Youang site is owned and maintained by the Wathaurung Aboriginal Corporation. In order to visit the site one would need to get in contact with Wathaurung Elder and Chair Bryon Powell who can give permission to individual or group visits.
Permission: Granted by Wathaurung Aboriginal Corporation
Contact: Bryon Powell 61 (03) 4308 0420
Below is a short video explanation of the Midwinter and Midsummer alignments:
Please note: this event is not run by The Spiritual Sun. Please contact the owners directly or visit their website if you would like more details about the observance that takes place at this site.