Books

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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 planta nd animal knowledge conducted by biocultural knowldege custodians with scientific support are presented.  Batjamalh, Emmi and Mendhe names and uses of plants and animals, scientif 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, it may be produced in any language.

  • 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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  • COMING SOON - Songs of Home

    Anmatyerr and Kam singing traditions

    Songs of Home celebrates the significance and richness of Indigenous song, and reminds us of the fundamental connections between singing and home. The project has brought together expert singers from Australia and China – Anmatyerr women singers from Ti-Tree in Central Australia, and Kam women singers from Liping county in Guizhou province, China.

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