Bagus kan! is Victoria’s leading LOTE Indonesian incursion provider servicing schools since 2001, specializing in cultural workshops and performances. Bagus kan! also supply a wide range of quality LOTE Indonesian resources.

Our closest Asian neighbour has a treasure trove of cultural delights, so why not get your students hooked on the study of Indonesian through Indonesia’s fascinating culture.

Nita was born in the cultural haven of Yogyakarta, and Aaron has spent four years there, one and a half of which was spent studying gamelan full-time at Institut Seni Indonesia – Yogyakarta. Both Aaron and Nita are accredited LOTE teachers, which puts them in an ideal position to understand your needs.

The services that Bagus kan! provide can best be divided into two sections. There is a performance of Indonesian dance, shadow puppets and music entitled 'Pen-tawasik' (Pentas - tari wayang dan musik). There is also a variety of full day incursions.These are practical, hands-on workshops, where your students will get to learn to play gamelan music, learn an Indonesian dance or some other aspect of Indonesian culture, such as Pencak silat, Kendang (drumming), Angklung, Village games, Batik, Cooking, Becak hire etc. For more information regarding full day incursions please click here.

Working with Children Card No (Aaron): 00709644-02, expiry date 19-11-2017; (Nita) 00709645-02, expiry date 10-10-2018. Public liability insurance policy number 710182031 LCP with Allianz up to $20,000,000.

If you are interested in resources to support your Indonesian language program, Bagus kan! supplies many authentic and culturally appropriate teaching resources. They include the popular "Indo Chants and Action Rhymes" CD & book, the Prize Pak, and a variety of other Paks and other teaching resources.

In 2009, Aaron and Nita's interest in other Asian cultures lead to the establishment of "Asia raya", which offers workshops and performances from a variety of Asian cultures. Click here for more information.

Bagus kan! is Victoria's leading LOTE Indonesian incursion provider servicing schools since 2001, specializing in cultural workshops and performances. Bagus kan! also supply a wide range of quality LOTE Indonesian resources.

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