This story is about an old lady who was traveling alone east of Kadjina, when she rested beside a waterhole. Not knowing that a rainbow serpent lived at that waterhole, she was taken and drowned by the serpent.
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Includes Walmajarri Pronunciation Guide.
Walmajarri text with parallel translation in English.
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Series:yWalmajarri Language Stories CollectionKadjina Aboriginal Community,
Wulungarra School’s Literature Production Centre
Kadjina Aboriginal Community:Wulungarra School’s Literature Production Centre,1998-2002Z19390781998-2002series - publisher children's fiction Indigenous story This collection includes 65 stories from Kadjina Aboriginal Community written and illustrated by children, teenagers and adults fro the Kadjina Aboriginal Community. Thie books were written in English, Walmajarri and Kriol between 1998 and 2002 by the Wulungarra School's Literature Production Centre.