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Leslie Gordon

Leslie Gordon is a Larrakia traditional owner from the Shepherd family group (one of the 8 family groups that make up the Larrakia language group). Leslie is an: art/craft workshop facilitator bush tucker/medicine guide and presenter   About family  groups More specifically, Leslie is from the Briston family group – a well-known sporting family. Her […]

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Victor Williams

Victor Williams’ is a multi-talented Larrakia artist and musician, and is considered by the community a strong cultural knowledge holder.  His father is from Cobourg Peninsula in the Northern Territory and his mother is Larrakia and Tiwi. Victor offers the following services: Cultural ceremony facilitator Artist/designer Singing/Music performer Art/craft workshop facilitator Performance workshop facilitator Bush […]

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Linda Hill

Linda is a Larrakia woman, from the Dangalaba mob. She is from the Yirrabandu family group. Her areas of expertise include: Bush tucker workshop facilitation Public art Family & Culture Linda’s mother and grandmother had a big influence on her. From a young age she learned about animal tracks. Linda’s grandmother was a woman’s ceremony […]

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Dianne Quall

Dianne Quall (affectionately known as ‘Deede’) is a Larrakia woman. Her areas of expertise include: Art workshop facilitator Exhibiting artist Art demonstrations Public art projects Bush Tucker workshop facilitator   Family Dianne’s mother is a Larrakia woman and her father is of Fillipino descent on his father’s side and his mother is from the Lake […]

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Gary Lang

A Larrakia man, Gary is an accomplished and widely respected dancer, performer and choreographer. Gary Lang N.T dance company is a Darwin-based contemporary dance collective. Gary’s expertise includes: Contemporary dance Welcome to Country presentations Dance and movement workshops Dance History Gary Lang studied dance at NAISDA, danced nationally and internationally with companies such as Bangara, Dancenorth […]

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Jocelyn Archer

Jocelyn Archer (Jonny) is-Darwin born from the Larrakia Fejo family. Her areas of expertise include: Exhibiting artist Public Art Art workshop facilitator Cultural image design   Art & Family I had to ask my father for permission to paint. Obviously, he gave me the okay. I have been painting all about our elders stories and […]

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Shannon Lee

  Shannon Lee, is a young Larrakia man and a member of the large local Cubillo family, one of the eight Traditional Owner families of the Darwin region. Shannon’s areas of expertise include: cultural storytelling didgeridoo playing workshops spear throwing workshops bush string making workshops Son of Roque Lee, Shannon’s activities provide participants with an insight […]

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Roque Lee

Roque Lee (traditional name: Gullawun) is Larrakia, a Traditional Owner of the Darwin Region. He belongs to a large and highly respected Larrakia family and has lived in the Top End all his life. Roque’s areas of expertise include: Welcome to Country speaker and didgeridoo performer Bush & Cultural Knowledge speaker Painting and sculpting workshop facilitation (painting, […]

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Danella Lee

Danella Lee (Nutburra Nutburra) was born in 1961. Her areas of expertise include: Art workshop facilitation Exhibiting artist Exhibition coordination and sales Cultural Image Design Danella’s mother is Larrakia (Traditional Owner of the Darwin Region). Danella has travelled extensively but now resides in Darwin: Clan: Larrakia, Darwin N.T Skin: Dhua Art Practice I started painting in […]

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Clinton Gaykamangu

Clinton’s areas of expertise include: Workshop facilitation: Visual Art, Dance and Spear-Making & Spear-Throwing Exhibiting Artist Cultural Image Design Clinton Gaykamangu was born in 1970 and is originally from Arnhem Land but now lives in Darwin with his wife and children. Language: Yolngu Matha Clan: Gupapuyngu Totem: Main totem is Birrkuda, Sugar Bag Honey Clinton’s explanation […]

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Christine Rowan

Christine is a contemporary artist who has been painting since 1996. Her unique painting style represents hunting bush tucker, the seasons and her totems. Her areas of expertise include: Exhibiting artist (painting, textiles) Art workshop facilitation Image design Family history Christine was born in Darwin in 1967 and lived there most of her life. She is […]

June Mills

June Mills

This short video begins with a segment of June’s speech, followed by a glimpse of a performance by the Kenbi Dancers. June Mills is a well known Darwin identity – a traditional owner of Larrakia land, the country on which Darwin is built and the surrounding area. Her areas of expertise include: Welcome to Country […]

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