the imporance

Aboriginal Language

language is extremly important to abriguinal people. langugaes carry cultral knowledge , so the loss of a language means the loss of cultral , of abiriganal peoples connections to their ancestors.

'the important thing about language andwhat it means is that language contains the essence of our ancestors,every word comes from place and idetifies people and links to the land, contry the dreaming they are all inherent in language , therefore it means the people , the land "yolngu elder lury baymarrwanga.

use the interactive map to locate and indetify the local group

the local language group for the illawarra is it also known as the illawarra tribe