pulingina to lutruwita (Tasmania) Place Names Map
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To mark 2019 International Year of Indigenous languages, the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre is excited to present this interactive map of the Aboriginal names of over 180 places in lutruwita.
The names are shown in palawa kani, the language of Tasmanian Aborigines.
Scroll over each name to hear it said, and open to learn some history of each name.
Only a handful of places ...
luwutina (Aboriginal Children's) Day, 4 August 2020
Policy and Protocol for Use of palawa kani Aboriginal Language, 2019
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To view the TAC Annual Report for 2018-19 click here
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Stay safe at home with palawa kani!
palawa kani At home entertainment and information June 2020
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Land Management Update March 2020
November 21, 2019
This morning nipaluna/Hobart’s Parliament Lawns played host to several concerned groups, including the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre (TAC) and the Tasmanian Greens, filing a petition against new anti-protest laws proposed by the Liberal Government.
If passed these broad ranging laws would mean up to four years in jail for protesting and impose mandatory fines on protesters who are considered to have interfered with the operations of a business and fines of up to $10,000 per individual and $100,000 for a corporation.