WANALA 2015 Annual Meeting

The WANALA Annual Meeting for 2015 took place on 28-29 July 2015 at Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education, at Batchelor NT.
The meeting was attended by 15 delegates from WA and NT language centres and projects. It included presentations on the CALL Collection (Centre of Australian Languages and Linguistics Collection) and the Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages (Charles Darwin University), as well as a professional development sessions on digital archiving principles and practices. Some of the presentations are available here.

Participants | Photo gallery from the meeting | Documents from the meeting (members only).




Julie Walker, WANALA Chair, representing Wangka Maya Pilbara Aboriginal Language Centre (Port Hedland)
Lorraine Injie, representing Wangka Maya Pilbara Aboriginal Language Centre (Port Hedland)
George Hayden, representing Dandjoo Moordiyap Dabakarn (Perth)
Jill Abdullah, representing Langford Aboriginal Association (Perth)
Merinda Hansen, representing Langford Aboriginal Association (Perth)
Coco Yu, representing Mabu Yawuru Ngan-ga Language Centre (Broome)
Glennis Galbat-Newry, representing Mirima Dawang Woorlab-gerring (Kununurra)
Gretel Macdonald, representing Mirima Dawang Woorlab-gerring (Kununurra)
April Campbell, representing the Centralian Language Project (Alice Springs)
Rosie Sitorus, Geraldton WA, representing Irra Wangga Language Centre (Geraldton)
Majella Chula, representing Wadeye Aboriginal Languages Centre (Wadeye)
Mark Crocombe, representing Wadeye Aboriginal Languages Centre (Wadeye)

Photographs by Narelle Verzeletti

Photo gallery from the 2015 annual meeting

Photographs by Narelle Verzeletti, David Nathan