The Animations

The animations viewable on this page are here with permissions from the group to which they belong. If you wish to use these animations for public or commercial purposes, please contact Fred to find out who and how permissions can be sought:

Fred Leone, Project Manager Wunungu Awara
Tel: +61 3 990 3249
Mb: 0407 353 469
Email: fred.leone@monash.edu


Nganu and Tjilbruke: a tale of two heroes (2017)

Nganu and Tjilbruke: a tale of two heroes is based on Kaurna Nation knowledge and stories of Nganu and Tjilbruke. Two Dreaming heroes. The story has ... Read more

Wangilatha Wangu nga Kiyawatha (Singing Songs and Telling Stories) (2017)

Including English & Language subtitles. Read more

Yagun Gulinj Wiinj (How Man Found Fire) (2016)

Yagun Gulinj Wiinj (How Man Found Fire) is the second animation produced by the Taungurung (Victoria) Dolodanin-dat Animation Project Group.Yagun Gulinj Wiinj has been developed from an ... Read more

Winjara Wiganhanyin (Why We All Die) (2015)

Winjara Wiganhanyin (Why We All Die) is the first animation produced by the Taungurung (Victoria) Dolodanin-dat Animation Project Group. Winjara Wiganhanyin has been developed from an amalgamation of ... Read more

Marlukarra Ngarrkadabawurr: Karnanganjanyi (Emu Hunters of Excellence) (2015)

Marlukarra Ngarrkadabawurr: Karnanganjanyi (Emu Hunters of Excellence) story speaks to Garrwa pride in the prowess of their ancestor’s hunting skills. Marlukarra Ngarrkadabawurr: Karnanganjanyi uses both ... Read more

Purdiwan (Pretty One) (2014)

http://vimeo.com/108072260 Garrwa country begins in the area of the Wearyan River crossing and extends eastwards through the Foelsche, Calvert and Robinson River to just over the ... Read more

The Groper (a-Kuridi) (2012)

This animation is told in the form of classic Yanyuwa Dreaming narration. The animation details the journey of the Groper (a-Kuridi) around South West Island. It ... Read more

The Sea Turtle and the Osprey (Wundanyuka kulu Jujuju) (2011)

The Dreaming for the Sea Turtle & the Osprey (Wundanyuka kulu Jujuju) belongs to the Wurdalia clan. The Osprey lands at Rrawali in the west and ... Read more

The Dreamings from the Saltwater Country (Narnu-Yuwa ki Anthaa) (2010)

The Dreamings from the Saltwater Country (Narnu-Yuwa ki Anthaa) is the second section of the Tiger Shark Dreaming song line of kujika. The first section is ... Read more

The Chicken Hawk and the Crow (Malarrkarrka kulu a-Wangka) (2009)

The Chick Hawk (Malarrkarrka) Dreaming belongs to the Wuyaliya clan and is the possessor of fire. The Crow (a-Wangka) Dreaming belongs to the Mambaliya clan ... Read more

Dugong Hunters (li-Maramaranja) (2009)

The Dugong Hunter Dreaming belongs to the Rrumburriya clan. Two Dugong Hunters named Jurruji and Jurrunga arrive at Wardirrila (White Craggy Island) to rest. They ... Read more

The Brolga (Kurdarrku) (2009)

The Brolga Dreaming belongs to the Mambaliya-Wawukarriya clan. This story tells of the Brolga coming into Yanyuwa country and creating lagoons, freshwater wells and putting ... Read more

Spirit People (Ngabaya) (2009)

The Spirit People Dreaming belongs to the Wurdaliya clan. The Spirit People have travelled a long way and they are exhausted. They blame their weariness ... Read more

The Tiger Shark (Ngurdungurdu) (2009)

The Tiger Shark (Ngurdungurdu) Dreaming belongs to the Rrumburriya clan. The Tiger Shark leaves his country at Dumbarra in present day Queensland carrying with him ... Read more

The Song of the Tiger Shark at Manankurra (Manankurra Kujika) (2008)

This song line of kujika belongs to the Rrumburriya clan; it is the first section of a song line that was put into the country ... Read more

Torres Strait Canoe 3D Animation Project (2012)

The splendour of 19th century double outrigger canoes from Torres Strait, measuring up to 21m in length, is known only through European drawings and paintings. ... Read more