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Message Stick – Babinda Boulders 2005

The story of the Devils Pool, recounted by Yidinji elder Annie Wonga, is an ancient love story. Young men fall victim to a waterhole where the spirit of a woman dwells.

Message Stick – Arafura Pearl 2003

This is a snapshot of the Mills family, a respected family in the Darwin area. Kathleen is an Indigenous Elder, mother of eight, musician and singer.

Out of Darkness 1984 (Screen Australia)

One of the most valuable messages of Out of Darkness is that the Australian landscape is in fact an Indigenous artefact.

Corroboree 1950 (Screen Australia)

Incorporating Indigenous themes, this Australian orchestral work achieved international recognition.

Length: 45 minutes

Performed by: Sydney Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Eugene Goossens


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