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Belyuen Community Government Council annual report 2018-19

Details:

Title

Belyuen Community Government Council annual report 2018-19

Creator

Belyuen Community Government Council

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Belyuen Community Government Council annual report; Annual Report

Date

2019

Notes

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Language

English

Subject

Belyuen Community Government Council; Local government; Periodical

Publisher name

Belyuen Community Government Council

Place of publication

Belyuen

Series

Belyuen Community Government Council annual report; Annual Report

Volume

2018/2019

File type

application/pdf

Use

Copyright

Copyright owner

Belyuen Community Government Council

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/306358

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/817196

Page content

Belyuen Community Government Council Annual Report 2018-2019 10 | P a g e Photo courtesy of Lorraine Williams Seasonal Calendar produced in the Belyuen Culture programme Story on the top right hand side of the Seasonal Calendar Calendar shows the Aboriginal seasonal knowledge of the Wadjiginy, Emmiyangal and Medheyangal people of Belyuen Community and the north-west Top End coast, Northern, Territory. Story on the bottom left hand side of the Seasonal Calendar There are five Batjamalh Emmi and Mendhe Seasons in each annual weather cycle. The timing of these seasons varies from year to year as the onset and duration of seasons can be significantly different each year (Wightman 2015) The biocultural knowledge was provided by the elders in 2015 Alice Djorrk , Esther Burrenjuk, Imelda Wood, Rosie Gordon, Maudie Bennet, Marjorie BilBil, Agnes Lippo, Ruby Yarrowin, Teresa Timber, Gracie BinBin, Lysbeth Ford and Glen Wightman, 2015. Batjamahl, Emmi and Mendhe plants and animals, flora and fauna knowledge of the Wadgininy. Emmiyangal and Mendheyangal people of the north- west Top End, AustraliaNTBB 44. Department of Land Resource Management and Batchelor Institute Press. Darwin. This poster would not have been made possible without the elders contribution in recording and teaching biocultural knowledge. This poster is dedicated to the many elders of Belyuen Community. Wadjiginy, Emiyangal and Mendheyangal people c/o Belyuen Community Government Council, CMB 18 Darwin NT 0801 Australia. Web. www.belyuen.nt.gov.au


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