The Resource Six Aboriginal areas to be preserved

Six Aboriginal areas to be preserved

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Six Aboriginal areas to be preserved
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Six Aboriginal areas to be preserved
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Notes on 6 sites declared prescribed areas; 1) Rocky Point, 4 miles southeast of Yirrkala - setting for Barnumbirr (Morning Star & Island of the Dead) legend; 2) Warruwurruwoi (Dalywoi Bay), 8 miles southeast of Yirrkala, Gumaidj custodians, stone pictures showing Macassan activities; 3) Mount Dundas, 4 miles northeast of Yirrkala - setting of Bolngu (Thunderman) legend, ochre mine; 4) Nimbawah, 22 miles northeast of Oenpelli Mission, rock & cave paintings, rock pillar; 5) Inyaluk, near Oenpelli - Mimi rock paintings; 6) Seale Gorge (Wattie Creek) - rock paintings, burial ground; notes on appointment of Aboriginal rangers for Wattie Creek & Oenpelli areas
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Six Aboriginal areas to be preserved
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M0051890
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0074350
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Six Aboriginal areas to be preserved
Publication
Control code
M0051890
System control number
0074350

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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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