Woonyoomboo the Night Heron: A Story from Nyikina Country

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Best Educational App or Ebook – WINNER


Annie Nayina Milgin, Darraga Watson and SharingStories Foundation


SharingStories Foundation

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SharingStories Foundation with Nyikina Mangala Community School, WA


Woonyoomboo the Night Heron is a story shared by Senior Cultural Custodians of the Nyikina community that teaches the journey of Woonyoomboo, a Creation Ancestor for the Nyikina people. On his travels, Woonyoomboo named and created all things for the Nyikina including the Fitzroy River, leaving songs, stories and law at important and sacred sites.

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