COMMUNITY & REMEMBRANCE

TERM 3

THE IMPORTANCE OF COUNTRY & PLACE

ABORIGINAL LANGUGE

Language is extremely important to the Aborignal peoples.Languages carry cultral knoledge,so the loss of a means loss of culture,of Aboriginal peoples conection of their ansecstors. "The important thing about languge and what is that languge contains the essence of our anscestors, every word comes from place and identifies people and links to the land,country,the dreaming: they are all inherdent in languge, therefore it means the people , the land, everthing,"Yolngu Elder Larrie Bamarrawanggga

Explain the importance of languge to the Aboriganal people in your own words

Aborignal languge is important because it identifies the anscestors and tribes of aborignal people.

The local languge for illawarra