Purification Ceremony - Caledon Bay 1971

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Purification Ceremony - Caledon Bay 1971
Part of the Series: The Yirrkala Film Project

1995
15 mins

The Djapu clan has always had strong links with Caledon Bay, some 70 kilometres south of Yirrkala. In 1971 they gathered here to plan the building of a major homeland centre.

A purification ceremony is held for a woman who has...

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Director
Ian Dunlop