Community & Remembrance

term 3

Aboriginal Language

Language is extremely important to the Aboriginal people. Languages carry cultural knowledge. so the loss of alanguage means the loss of culture. of aboriganl people's connetion to ther ancesters.

''The important things about language and what it means is that language contains the essence of our ancestors, every word comes from place and identifies people and links to the

spirit of the laned-popplet

place names

The Aboriginal name of Shellhabour has been recorded as both (meeting place), and Wonwin (place were