nipaluna/Hobart Language Day 2019
nipaluna/Hobart Language Day was held at Parliament lawns nipaluna (Hobart) on Saturday March 30.
The theme was 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages. Over 300 people attended.
palawa kani activities were: Opening – Daisy Allan, milaythina-mana Dewayne Everettsmith,
kanaplila luna Women’s Dances, Sharing Aboriginal place names – June Sculthorpe;
& Hands-on workshops throughout the day: rri karati-ti Hands in friendship
– ochre handprints on a banner for International Indigenous Languages Year,
rayakana nipaluna song + kanalaritja kitina stringing a shell bracelet with Rosetta Thomas and Tessa Atto,
and truwuta stone tools with Andry Sculthorpe.
7 News, Saturday March 30, 2019:
The Mercury Newspaper, Saturday March 30, 2019:
June Sculthorpe, ya pulingina (Hello, welcome) in nipaluna (Hobart).
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR, Enriching Day Needs Support
The Mercury online, April 3, 2019: