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There are three Wagiman texts which you can read on these pages. In each one, the Wagiman is shown on the left hand side of the page and English translations are given on the right. The texts are taken from the book Wakgala mahan matjjin Wagiman: Stories in the Wagiman language of Australia’s Northern Territory; see the Links & References page for more information on this and other Wagiman materials.

Bachelor airstrip story  Lulu Martin Dalpbalngali

Helen talks  Helen Liddy Emorrotjba

Days of mustering cattle  Paddy Huddlestone Benbo


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