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Ngaji gurrjin! Welcome to the Yawuru website

Wirriya ngangaran liyan nyamba buru Yawuru (We hope you are feeling good in our Yawuru country). The Yawuru people are the traditional owners of the lands and waters in and around Rubibi (the town of Broome) from Bangarangara to the yalimban (south) to Wirrjinmirr (Willie Creek) to the guniyan (north), and banu (east) covering Roebuck Plains and Thangoo pastoral leases, in the Kimberley region of northern Western Australia.

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Yawuru anticipates rigorous process for boat harbour planning

Yawuru was recently asked to carry out heritage surveys on four potential sites for a safe boat launching facility.  Heritage surveys were completed and site reports were ...

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Yawuru submission to the Senate Committee’s Inquiry into the Native Title Amendment Bill

Yawuru has contributed a submission to the Senate Inquiry in the proposed changes to the Native Title Bill. Following the recent decision in the Noongar Native Title claim in ...

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The Man-gala 2017 (February) Newletter

Click on the latest newsletter and read all about the dedication of the IPA, Yawuru’s travelling ‘Lustre Pearling’ exhibition, our new drone, economic ...

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Transition to Work – what we did in 2016

Read all about the activities undertaken by participants in our Transition to Work program.    TtW in 2016 The program has engaged a number of employers and created ...

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