Content tagged with Daily life

Yorky Billy

   Yorky Billy spent his long life in the bush in a part of the Northern Territory now undergoing massive change with the development of...

Publication or resource - 12 Feb 2015

A transfer of power

Replacing the engine in an old car is a familiar rural task, but how people go about it differs. For these Aboriginal men in New South Wales, it'...

Publication or resource - 12 Feb 2015

Coniston muster

This film is a sympathetic portrait of Coniston Johnny, the Aboriginal head stockman of Coniston Station, northwest of Alice Springs. It is a...

Publication or resource - 11 Feb 2015

Cass - no saucepan diver

Aboriginal film-maker Wayne Barker returned to his home in Broome, Western Australia, to make this film about his grandfather, Cass Drummond. The...

Publication or resource - 11 Feb 2015

Camels and the Pitjantjara

The camel was introduced into central Australia in the early days of European penetration. The Pitjantjatjara (Pitjantjara) have tamed and used...

Publication or resource - 11 Feb 2015