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y separately published work icon Awu Wedjiwurang Wallaroo single work   picture book   children's  
Note: Performed by: Marlip Phillip Mullumbuk, singer ; Atu Frank Dumoo, didgeridoo.
Issue Details: First known date: 2006... 2006 Awu Wedjiwurang Wallaroo
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'Wallaroo and Emu meet in Wallaroo country. Wallaroo wants Emu to leave, but Emu refuses. They fight to the death. Their spirits travel to their final resting place.' Source: Publisher's blurb


  • Ancestral knowledge of the Marri Tjevin Lhambu Tjendi Rak Thanggurral people.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

A bilingual book in Marri Tjevin and English.
    • Batchelor, Batchelor - Katherine area, Top End, Northern Territory,: Batchelor Press , 2006 .
      Extent: 28p.
      Description: col. illus.
      ISBN: 9781741310412 (set)

Other Formats

  • Also sound recording.
Last amended 19 Jan 2010 09:40:01