Language

Gumbaynggirr Language Workshops

Local Gumbaynggirr Elder, Uncle Michael Jarrett, will be sharing his culture in the Gumbaynggirr language tent.

Local Gumbaynggirr Elder, Uncle Michael Jarrett, will be sharing his culture in the Gumbaynggirr language tent. He will be talking about the revitalisation of the language and how that can be maintained. As well as sharing local dreaming stories, Uncle Michael will also be singing traditional and contemporary songs in Gumbaynggirr with his band Janugiina, which means ‘let it be’. Gumbaynggirr language workshops are in the Gumbaynggirr tent at 11:00am and 2:00pm.