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A Dieri Dreaming story

Encounters

Caution: This exhibition and website includes images and names of deceased people that may cause distress to
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.


Killalpaninna

Ned David, a descendant of influential leader Maino, talks about his ancestor’s 1888 encounter at Tudu in the Torres Strait with Alfred Cort Haddon. The men exchanged valuable cultural information and objects.