Shane belongs to Oenpelli community from Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. His skin Name is Ngagamadung, and his totem is the Rainbow Serpent. Shane was born in Darwin but grew up in Queensland. Shane is an artist who sells his paintings through Larrakia Nation.
Shane’s interest in painting began in his early 20s. His uncle taught Shane to paint. Shane is currently on Disability Support Pension and resides under TEAMhealth’s Community Housing Program where he does his paintings and at Day2Day Living in Darwin’s Rapid Creek. Shane also loves to fish!