From A Long Time Ago - Hollow Log Painting

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From A Long Time Ago - Hollow Log Painting
Part of the Series: The Yirrkala Film Project

1995
19 mins

Throughout the 18th and 19th centuries, Macassan traders visited the north coast of Australia. They came to collect and process trepang, or sea cucumber, which they traded mainly to China.

The Yolngu accepted the presence of...

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Director
Ian Dunlop