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  • Naatj Boola?

    How Many?

    A brightly coloured, early childhood level book illustrating numbers 1-10, with illustrations by students at Djidi Djidi school in Bunbury, Western Australia.

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  • Kala

    Colours

    A bright book illustrating eleven colours with illustrations by students at Djidi Djidi school in Bunbury, Western Australia.

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  • Gurindji to English Dictionary

    Gurindji is a traditional language of the Victoria River District in the Northern Territory (Australia). Gurindji people became well known in the 1960-70s due to their influence on Australian politics and the Indigenous land rights movement.

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  • Strong Teachers

    Remote Indigenous Educators

    Remote Indigenous educators demonstrate connections between Community, Culture, Country and the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. 

  • Jardiwanpa yawulyu

    Warlpiri women's songs from Yuendumu.

    ................................................................................................ The Jardiwanpa ceremony celebrates the journey of Yarripiri, an ancestral inland taipan snake, on a journey northwards through Warlpiri country.

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  • Nginipunh Nhinhi

    Your Body. A Murrinhpatha health dictionary.

    This community friendly health dictionary covers body parts, face parts, internal organs, hand and foot features, the skeleton and muscles.

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  • Kawarla

    How to Make a Coolamon

    Kawarla or coolamons are an important part of Gurindji culture. They are used to carry young babies, collect bush foods and medicines and they have an important place in many ceremonies. Kawarla: How to Make a Coolamon book and accompanying DVD shows how coolamons are carved and the types of trees used to make them.

  • Batjamalh, Emmi and Mendhe Plants and Animals.

    Flora and fauna knowledge of the Wadjiginy, Emmiyangal and Mendheyangal people of the north-west Top End, Australia.

    The results of a study of Wadjiginy, Emmiyangal and Mendheyangal plants and animals knowledge conducted by biocultural knowledge custodians with scientific support are presented.  Batjamalh, Emmi and Mendhe names and uses of plants and animals, scientific names and common English names for 213 plants and 390 animals are included.

  • Gurr-goni to English Dictionary

    Gurr-goni is a langauge spoken by people in North-Central Arnhem Land, in and near the township of Maningrida. It has a small group of speakers; however, Gurr-goni children still learn their language and speak it at home and on country. This dictionary has been compiled by Rebecca Green and Leila Nimbadja, who started working together on Gurr-goni language in 1988.

  • Family Readers Series (English)

    This is a series of seven books about family relationships. Each book takes the children on an adventure with a different family member. We see dolphins with Mum at the beach, and go fishing with Dad at the river.

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  • This is Me

    My Body Book

    This book shows names for parts of the body. Originally published in Luritja and English and now also in Noongar.

  • Mayarni-kari Yurrk

    More Stories from Gurindji Country
    The Gurindji people hold a secure place in Australian history. Their 1966 strike for better pay and conditions on the pastoral station that had forced them into indentured labour attracted national interest and became famous as the Wave Hill Walk Off.

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  • Numbers

    A brightly coloured, early childhood level book illustrating numbers 1-10, with illustrations by Patsy Mudgedell

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  • Colours

    A bright book illustrating twelve colours with illustrations by Patsy Mudgedell

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