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Issue Details: First known date: 2007... 2007 Bunjil (And The Sanctuary)
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A story about how all the land, animal and plant spirits decided to help Bunjil the eagle, the creator. These spirits decided Bunjil was tired and needed a rest. The spirits realised that all the creatures of Badger needed someone to care for them everyday. Therefore, they change some of the spirits to human form to help Bunjil.


  • This story comes from the Yarra Yarra clan and originates from Mt. Riddell, Badger Creek, part of Healesville Sanctuary in Victoria.
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