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Children out hunting in bush

Children out hunting in bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard Hyacinth Tungutulum
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Green Frog

Green Frog

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Dancing

Dancing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominic L. Timaepatua
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Bush Tucker

Bush Tucker

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Karen Tipiloura
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Flowers Growing

Flowers Growing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Zelia Tipiloura
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I am watching the barge

I am watching the barge

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cassian Tipiloura
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Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Out Bush

Out Bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Thomas Portaminni
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrina
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard H. Tungutalum
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Hunting in the mangroves

Hunting in the mangroves

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepatua
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The barge is at our island

The barge is at our island

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sharon Rose Tipiloura
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The men are playing snooker

The men are playing snooker

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Henry V. Dunn
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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Xavier Boys School
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jock Pouatjimi
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The children are playing basketball

The children are playing basketball

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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My House

My House

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Janice Murray
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joss Pongtjimi
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Dance

Dance

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie L. Purutatamerri
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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The sun is shining on the coconut trees and wallaby

The sun is shining on the coconut trees and wallaby

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carmelita Tipungwuti
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Carving

Carving

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Enid Purutataameri
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Children playing games

Children playing games

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominic L. Timaepatua
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Yirrakipayi (crocodile)

Yirrakipayi (crocodile)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Janice Murray
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aurelia Munkara
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Campfire at night

Campfire at night

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie S. Tipuamantumirri
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Going for a ride out bush

Going for a ride out bush

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Pupangamirri
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My Home

My Home

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bernard Babui
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My dad works the grader and roller

My dad works the grader and roller

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacqueline Puautjimi
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Pukamani Poles

Pukamani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret R. Pilakui
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Julienne Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorinda Puruntatameri
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Birds and animals on our island

Birds and animals on our island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tony Virgona
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Dancing

Dancing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Augusta Tipungwuti
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Turtle

Turtle

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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The village

The village

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucille Pontmului
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In the bush

In the bush

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Beryl A. Tipungwuti
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The carfing of the old people

The carfing of the old people

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Evelyn Pilakui
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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eileen T. Tipungwuti
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Victor Punguatji
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My mother and my Amawu hunt Yilinga...

My mother and my Amawu hunt Yilinga...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fiona Kerinaiua
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The Barge

The Barge

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harold J. Munkara
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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Wet Season Dry Season.

Wet Season Dry Season.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Killian Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi Ngui - Jukwartirringa Amintiya Alipwa Joramintiya Mipariyi' [Trees of Nguiu - Stringybark, Coconut, Ferntree, Fan Palm], St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi N...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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My home

My home

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Agnes Timaepatua
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The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mario J. Munkara
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Football

Football

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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Dancing

Dancing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Evelyn Pilakui
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Clothes. Food We Eat.

Clothes. Food We Eat.

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albana Poantumilui
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Things that grow on Bathurst Island

Things that grow on Bathurst Island

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Vincent Tipiloura
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Animals

Animals

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rosemary Pilakui
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Yirramaruwu Amintiya Murtati (eagle and hawk)

Yirramaruwu Amintiya Murtati (eagle and hawk)

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Agnes Timaepatua
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Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Dunn
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