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The 46th Anniversary of the Raising of the Aboriginal Flag

The 46th Anniversary of the Raising of the Aboriginal Flag

July 12, 2017

Did you know on this day in 1971 was first flown? It wasn’t until 1995 that it and the Torres Strait Islander flag were recognised as a ‘Flag of Australia’ by the Australian Government.           The... More

NAIDOC Week- Aboriginal English

NAIDOC Week- Aboriginal English

On the fifth day of NAIDOC week we celebrate Aboriginal English. For those Aboriginal people whose traditional language no longer survive or are no longer strong, Aboriginal English plays an important role in our Aboriginal identity. Even those of us... More

NAIDOC Week- Aboriginal words we use everyday

NAIDOC Week- Aboriginal words we use everyday

On the fourth day of NAIDOC we celebrate the Aboriginal words that have become part of the Standard Australian English. Yakka (as in hard yakka= work) Billabong (water hole) Willy willy (dust cloud) Yabba (talk) Moola (money) Bung (dead/broken) Many... More

NAIDOC Week- Aboriginal Language Map

NAIDOC Week- Aboriginal Language Map

Can you believe it is day three of NAIDOC week? To celebrate today I will share with you the Aboriginal language map…(you can find: interactive map here and downloadable map click here). How amazing is that? Over 250+ languages with... More

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

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

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…

Contarf Foundation

Contarf Foundation

Yo, you fellas! No doubt you have heard of the Clontarf Foundation before… you might even be part of a Clontarf Academy at your school. If not, you so have to read this article! Carl and I are love the... More

AIME high with the ASPIRE program at UWA

AIME high with the ASPIRE program at UWA

You know what we love about soon getting to launch our own book? We get to share cool things with you guys! Have you heard about AIME yet? You probably have because their deadly jumpers and shirts have been on... More

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