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y separately published work icon Walkarnu single work   picture book   children's   dreaming story  
Alternative title: Story from Minjilang
Issue Details: First known date: 2005... 2005 Walkarnu
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'A man called Walkarnu is trapped in a clam shell and drowns. He turns into a rock which can be seen at low tide.' Source: Publisher's blurb


  • Custodian's statement : This book and accompanying CD contain images and voices of Iwaidja speakers from Minjilang in the Northern Territory of Australia (p.2).

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

A bilingual book in Iwaidja and English.
    • Batchelor, Batchelor - Katherine area, Top End, Northern Territory,: Batchelor Press , 2005 .
      Extent: 36p.
      Description: illus. (some col.)
      ISBN: 1741310326

Other Formats

  • Also sound recording.
Last amended 23 Jul 2010 12:20:03