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              Wilam: A Birrarung Story

              Wilam: A Birrarung Story (Hardback)

              By Kelly, Andrew; Illustrated by Kennedy, Lisa; By Murphy, Aunty Joy

              • RRP: $27.99
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              Wilam: A Birrarung Story is one day on a vital, flourishing river. As ngua rises, Bunjil soars over mountain ash, flying higher and higher as the wind warms. Below, Birrarung begins its long winding path down to palem warreen. Wilam - home.Yarra Riverkeeper Andrew Kelly joins awa...rd-winning picture book duo Aunty Joy Murphy and Lisa Kennedy to tell the Indigenous and geographical story of Melbourne's beautiful Yarra River, from its source to its mouth; from its pre-history to the present day.
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              ISBN 9781925381764
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2019
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 6-11 years
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              Birrarung Wilam: A Story from Aboriginal Australia
                

              Birrarung Wilam: A Story from Aboriginal Australia (Hardback)

              By Murphy, Aunty Joy; Kelly, Andrew; Illustrated by Kennedy, Lisa

              • RRP: $41.99
              • $35.69
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              • Pub Date
                6 Aug 20

              Travel along Melbourne's twisting Yarra river in a glorious celebration of indigenous culture and Australia's unique flora and fauna. Yarra Riverkeeper Andrew Kelly and Aboriginal Elder of the Wurundjeri people Aunty Joy Murphy join to tell the indigenous and geographical story o...f Melbourne's beautiful Yarra river - from its source to its mouth and from its pre-history to the present day. The writing dazzles with poetic descriptions of the trees, plants and wildlife that thrive in harmony along the iconic waterway, while lush and vibrant acrylic paintings from indigenous illustrator Lisa Kennedy make the mighty Yarra come to life - coursing under a starry sky, drawing people to its sunny shores, mirroring a searing orange sunset. The end matter includes an author's note and a glossary of the Woiwurrung words used in the story.
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              ISBN 9781406392135
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 0-5 years
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 6 Aug 2020
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              Welcome To Country

              Welcome To Country (Board Book)

              Illustrated by Kennedy, Lisa; By Murphy, Aunty Joy

              • RRP: $17.99
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              An Aboriginal ceremony of Welcome to Country is depicted for the first time in a stunning board book from two Indigenous Australians. Welcome to the lands of the Wurundjeri people. The people are part of the land, and the land is a part of them. Aboriginal communities across Aust...ralia have boundaries that are defined by mountain ranges and waterways. Traditionally, to cross these boundaries, permission is required. Each community has its own way of greeting, but the practice shares a common name: a Welcome to Country. Aunty Joy Murphy Wandin, the senior Aboriginal elder of the Wurundjeri people, channels her passion for storytelling into a remarkable and utterly unique picture book that invites readers to discover some of the history and traditions of her people. Indigenous artist Lisa Kennedy gives the Wurundjeri Welcome to Country form in beautiful paintings rich with blues and browns, as full of wonder and history as the tradition they depict.
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              ISBN 9781760652005
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-7 years
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              Welcome To Country
                

              Welcome To Country (Mixed media product / Mixed Media, Contains 1 Pictures or photographs and 1 Hardback)

              Illustrated by Kennedy, Lisa; By Murphy, Aunty Joy

              • RRP: $36.99
              • $29.59
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              • Pub Date
                1 Nov 20

              A beautiful slipcase edition including a hardback with a keepsake art print making this a perfect gift for young readers Aboriginal communities across Australia have boundaries that are defined by mountain ranges and waterways. Traditionally, to cross these boundaries, permission... is required. Each community has its own way of greeting, but the practice shares a common name: a Welcome to Country.Aunty Joy Murphy Wandin, the senior Aboriginal elder of the Wurundjeri people, channels her passion for storytelling into a remarkable and utterly unique picture book that invites readers to discover some of the history and traditions of her people. Indigenous artist Lisa Kennedy gives the Wurundjeri Welcome to Country form in beautiful paintings rich with blues and browns, as full of wonder and history as the tradition they depict.
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              ISBN 9781760652173
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2020
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-7 years
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              Welcome to Country: A Traditional Aboriginal Ceremony
               

              Welcome to Country: A Traditional Aboriginal Ceremony (Hardback)

              By Murphy, Aunty Joy; Illustrated by Kennedy, Lisa

              • RRP: $36.99
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              An Aboriginal ceremony known as Welcome to Country is depicted for the first time in a stunning picture book from two Indigenous Australians. Full color.

              ISBN 9780763694999
              Released NZ 2 Jan 2018
              Publisher Candlewick Press (MA)
              Interest Age Children
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