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NAIDOC Week- Benefits of bilingualism

NAIDOC Week- Benefits of bilingualism

To help celebrate the second day of NAIDOC week (2nd July-9th July) I want to share with you some of the benefits of knowing more than one language. For all you mob who might speak two or more languages, or for all you mob... More

Our languages matter: Jaru/Kija

Our languages matter: Jaru/Kija

To celebrate the first day of NAIDOC week (July 2-9), our strength and culture, I would like to share with you some Jaru and Kija words from my mob up in the Kimberley. Kural- mother Wanyanyakim- children Gungayi/jaja/ojoo- grandmother/grandfather/grandparents Nupper- water... More

Prepare your NAIDOC week celebrations

Prepare your NAIDOC week celebrations

NAIDOC week is only a week away… if you haven’t thought about how you will celebrate and reflect on this years theme “Our Languages Matter” here are the top 10 ideas from http://www.naidoc.org.au/celebrating-naidoc-week/ : Listen to Indigenous musicians or watch a movie about... More

Deadly Reads- Grace Beside Me

Deadly Reads- Grace Beside Me

Told in the conversational first-person voice of Aboriginal teenager, Fuzzy Mac, Grace Beside Me by Sue McPherson shined a light on the life of Aboriginal children and teens who live with their grandparents- the old school ways, the old school... More

Writing Prompts- By you, for you!

Writing Prompts- By you, for you!

We asked the awesome mob down at Surf Coast Secondary College for some writing ideas… who could have guessed what they would come up with! You guys rock! “Two can keep a secret, if one of them is dead”- Molly-Rose,... More

Street Stories- On the street with Calariah

Street Stories- On the street with Calariah

On the street with this deadly 17 year old! We yarned with this Derby chick, Calariah, to find out all that made her tick! 1. Where are you from? How did you learn about your heritage? I’m from a small town called Derby,... More

Deadly Reads-  Aboriginal Comics from Inception Strategies

Deadly Reads- Aboriginal Comics from Inception Strategies

You guys need to read these deadly Aboriginal comics. We’ve included one of their deadly episodes below but they have 50+ free comics online- you have to check them out! http://www.inceptionstrategies.com/comics.htm What do you reckon? Share your thoughts on these... More

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Top 10 Quotes from Calypso Summer

Top 10 Quotes from Calypso Summer

Calypso Summer by Jared Thomas is a deadly book written for you mob that talks about drugs, sport, sex and finding your culture again. Here are some of our favourite quotes from the book and why we love them! “And... More

Photoshoot Fun

Photoshoot Fun

May 25, 2017

We’ve had some fun lately taking our little camera out to do some photo shoots! Can’t wait to get some professional shots done as our book launch draws closer. Check out some of our sneak peaks…

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