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Perspectives

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Aboriginal groups and communities in Queensland are proud of their distinctive cultures. They keep their cultures alive through language retrieval and revival programs, art and craft, music, dance, theatre and festivals.

Explore some of the richness and diversity of Aboriginal cultures in Queensland today.

  • Aboriginal English
  • Yarrabah Primary School teacher induction program
  • Yugambeh language
  • Gunggari language
  • Breastplates
  • Music
  • Media
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Festivals
  • Aurukun
  • Repatriation
  • Weaving
  • Aurukun – ceremonial sculptures