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Back to the land

Warakurna: All the stories got into our minds and eyes

Back to the land

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Nyinarrayirnu-latju wantingu-latju kulirnu yankukitjalu ngurrarakutu. Palunyalu-latju miitingi wangkangu governmenta. Watjarnu, ‘Yuwa yanku-yankun ngurrakutu.’ Mularrpartu ngurrakutu-ngurrakutu-latju yanu.

After living (at Warburton mission) we were thinking about leaving and going back to our home country. We had a meeting with the government. They told us we could go to our own country. So sure enough we went to our own homelands.

Eunice Yunurupa Porter