“That's why we're doing this. To learn you mob about what country means. That's what's important for us. We gotta keep that story going."
Shirley Purdie, Gija elder
Learn about Gija culture
Explore to learn about Gija country and the weather. It includes topics like; features of the land and the sky, bush foods, seasons and family connection to specific places.
Water, Land & Finding your way Food & Medicine Sky & Seasons
Here you can learn more about proper Gija ways of doing things. It includes topics like the spirits and the Ngarranggarni, songs, dance and performance, ceremony, objects, tools
and weapons, trade.
Performance & Dance Gatherings & Ceremony Objects & Trade
Learn more about how Gija families work and the proper ways of treating each other. Includes topics like skin names, people’s roles & relationships, feelings & the body, and ways of interacting.
Connection Skin Names & Kinship Feelings & the Body