"The land owns you and you have to look after it. And that
just goes on for generations. It's passed on. And it's in your heart.
It's in every Aboriginal person's heart." - Mary Darkie
Meet some Balgo Artists.
The contemporary indigenous songwriters of the Gunditjmara region
of southern Australia tell the stories of their relationship with
the land and each other through the lyrics of their songs.
Uncle Banjo Clarke
The map shown in the Lore of the Land CD ROM is just one perspective
on Indigenous language groups in Australia.
Soon, we will invite you to submit your local perspectives and
Apology to Kalkadoon peoples
The traditional owners of the country in the Mount Isa region are
the Kalkadoon people.
The language map in the Lore of the Land CD Rom does not represent
this. We apologise to the Kalkadoon people for this oversight.