The First Brolga single work   prose   children's   Indigenous story   dreaming story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1991... 1991 The First Brolga
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  • Author's note: Brolgas, which are found on the northern plains of Australia, are elegant, silver-grey birds almost as tall as humans. They dance beautifully on their long legs: leaping, stepping high and bowing to each other. There is an Aboriginal legend from that area which tells us how this bird came to be and how it got its name.

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