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Examiner newspaper, 21 January 2022
pulingina to lutruwita (Tasmania) Place Names Map
Click here to open the map. The map can be used on computer, phones or tablet.
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 ...
Sunset on lungtalanana
We have many examples of palawa kani in use, including news, presentations, videos and posters. Click on the link below to for a list of resources and links.
palawa kani Information and EntertainmentDownload
palawa kani MEDIA + NEWSDownload
palawa kani News and Media
puwinya (Spring) palawa kani Poster, by children and Educators at the Aboriginal Children's Centre, piyura kitina (Risdon Cove).
Aboriginal Childrens Centre puwinya SPRING POSTER 2020
luwutina (Aboriginal Children's) Day, 4 August 2020
Policy and Protocol for Use of palawa kani Aboriginal Language
Policy + Protocol for Use of palawa kani Aboriginal Language 2019Download
palawa kani Winter poster June 2020
Stay safe at home with palawa kani!