Biri-Gubba Juru (AIATSIS code E56) are people of north Queensland.
Samuel Wagan Watson: award-winning poet, narrator, and storyteller, whose works are taught in universities across Australia.
Sam Watson: activist, writer, lecturer, and storyteller, Sam Watson has written novels, plays, and films.
Jackie Huggins: activist and academic, who was written widely on issues of concern to Indigenous communities, and worked extensively on issues of reconciliation, social justice, and women's issues.
Cathy Freeman: Olympic-level athlete, who retired in 2003 and published her autobiography in the same year.
Boori Pryor: formerly the joint inaugural Australian Children's Laureate and storyteller.
See all AustLit records for people of Birri Gubba heritage.
See works about Birri Gubba people and stories.