The first online searchable and extendable yolngu matha (languages) dictionary has been launched by charles darwin university as a tool for students, researchers, yolngu language workers and the yolngu community. Another 75 items have been added to the virtual library, a community radio station broadcast in the languages of the yolngu people,. Yolngu (aboriginal people of northeast arnhem land) are the traditional owners of lands consisting of approximately 550,000ha the aboriginal land rights.
Non-indigenous people who, like morphy, yolngu culture takes a holistic view of the world, in which these meanings may not be so very different after all. Yolngu ngarra law customary law painting presentation parliament house, friday 12 august 2011 but yolngu people are ready and willing to have the law. Yolngu people the yolngu or yolŋu are an indigenous australian people inhabiting north-eastern arnhem land in the northern territory of australiayolngu means “person” in the yolŋu languages. 33 foundational sources and purposes of authority in madayin dr danial kelly the madayin system that continues to be maintained by the aboriginal yolngu people of arnhem land in the.
For the yolngu people, culture is a manifestation of their ties to the land and the supernatural world that resides there. With the yolngu people speaking the way, the one heart, one spirit movie allows a glimpse of a future full of hope and love one heart-one spirit,. Last year the high court handed down the blue mud bay decision, which gave exclusive fishing rights in the inter-tidal zone to northern territory indigenous people this was the latest in a long line of political and legal battles where the yolngu have used their art, which spells out their law, to. The annual garma festival (garma) in north east arnhem land in the northern territory is the largest celebration of the culture of the gumatj and other yolngu people.Boom and dust: uncertain future for the mining town run by rio tinto “if the yolngu people come in, it will change things a lot around here. Yolngu radio, nhulunbuy, northern territory 801 likes yolŋu radio is a community development radio station providing information, music and. Warning: visitors should be aware that this website includes images and names of deceased people that may cause sadness or distress to aboriginal and torres strait islander peoples the people who live in the miwatj or north-east arnhem land region are known generally as yolngu, which simply means. Marthakal yolngu air 651 likes 3 talking about this 11 were here mya has been serving the yolngu people and arnhem land communities since 1995. Exclusive news and analysis about the yolngu, and the challenges these indigenous peoples face in today's political landscape.
Meet and interact with local yolngu people, learn about the aboriginal culture and traditions unique opportunity to visit a homeland community. On 1 july, the abc launched a trial indigenous language news service in the northern territory, providing daily radio news bulletins in two aboriginal languages, warlpiri and yolngu. Indigenousx: i hope for real acknowledgement of yolngu rom (law) so my people can be empowered in the same way as balanda (mainstream australians. Follow the work of the hope for health team and journey with the yolngu people, as they strive for a return to vitality.
In 1963 the australian government took 300 square kilometres of land from the yolngu people in arnhem land without even asking themwanting their voices to be heard, the yolngu people submitted two bark petitions that made history, but didn’t help them. Astronomical symbolism in australian aboriginal rock art the yolngu people call the moon-man ngalindi the phases of the moon are caused by ngalindi. The yolngu or yolŋu (ipa: [ˈjuːlŋʊ]) are an aggregation of indigenous australian people inhabiting north-eastern arnhem land in the northern territory of australia. Macassan traders people from and employ aboriginal people some yolngu communities changed their economies from being land based to largely based on.
Yolngu people from northeast arnhem land in northern australia have had a recent history of intensive engagement with the would-be colonisers of their land in. Trade for thousands of years, aboriginal clans across the continent traded with each other yolngu people from north-east arnhem land also traded with the macassan people from sulawesi (indonesia) who were searching for trepang (bêche-de-mer, sea cucumber), which they valued as a medicine and as a food. The yolngu or yolŋu ( ipa: ) are an indigenous australian people inhabiting north-eastern arnhem land in the northern territory of australia yolngu means person in the yolŋu languages. Yolngu people have a dream of reclaiming the extraordinary knowledge in traditional nutritional health that they possess and use it as a way forward for indigenous health.