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Issue Details: First known date: 2008... 2008 Yeyekerte
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Yeyekerte is a twenty-six-episode, magazine-style television series produced in 2008 by CAAMA Productions and commissioned by the National Indigenous Television (NITV) station, which broadcasts the programs from Alice Springs.

The series explores the lives of Indigenous people, whether celebrities or ordinary individuals, as well as places of interest or importance. Yeyekerte's objective is to both educate and celebrate the achievements of the Indigenous community by looking through the eyes and experiences of Aboriginal people, many of whom would not otherwise have the opportunity to tell their stories.

The series also includes a regular cooking feature with Raeleen Brown.

Notes

  • 'Yeyekerte' is a word from the Southern Arrernte people of the Pertame country (south of Alice Springs). It means 'storytelling.'

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 2008
    • Alice Springs, Southern Northern Territory, Northern Territory,: National Indigenous Television , 2009 .
      Alternative title: The Best of Yeyekerte
      Note/s:
      • A compilation of stories and segments from the 2008 series
      • Broadcast nationally on NITV on April 1, 2009 at 9.30pm (Central Standard Time).
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