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August 2016 update

Another 75 items have been added to the Virtual Library, bringing the total number of items to over 500, representing over 150 languages ... read more

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Guugu Yimithirr [kky]
Source: Cape York Partnership
Guugu Yimidhirr teacher, Lillian Bowen, teaches a class in Hope Vale. The introduction explains that not many people know that the word kangaroo is actually the Guugu Yimidhirr word gangarru.
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Source: Luistxo Fernandez
Information, including placenames, for the languages: Guugu Yimithirr, Dyirbal, Gooniyandi, Arabana-Wangkangurru, Yagara and Yugambeh.
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Source: Pama Language Centre/Cape York Partnership
A new language centre established in 2015, to enable the recording, revival, maintenance and revitalisation of the languages of the Cape York region.
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