DOBES Archive

ES08_A11_03_Stationlife_cont
Life and work on Auvergne Station and during holidays. DB's granddaughter NB is also present. Cont. from ES08_A11_02.
ES12_A03_04_childhood_place1
Moving from previous fishing place, and reminiscenses about childhood in places along Timber Creek.
ES12_A01_04_Welfare
Welfare taking children the same week; discussion of function of Jaminjung clitics mindi and ngarndi
ES97_A02_01_Ngalanymuwa
Echidna and goanna behaviour.
ES08_A05_01_Bush_Knowledge
Bush knowledge - hunting and foraging when speaker was a child.
ES12_A03_05_childhood_place2
Moving from previous fishing place, and reminiscenses about childhood in places along Timber Creek.
ES03_A01_01_Goanna_Hunting
Goanna hunting vocabulary
ES08_A12_01_Jajigi
Jajigi (Groper) and Dawujbany (Perch) Dreamtime story. Told slowly as for dictation, with the aim of producing an illustrated booklet.
ES08_A01_03
Brief account in Ngarinyman and Kriol of how the speaker did not let her daughter go to the hospital with a broken leg but cured her herself using termite mound (antbed). Wind noise.
ES08_A16_01
Describing a Picture Book designed by Carmel O’Shanessy about a hunting trip full of accidents. Pages 1 & 2: people in a car with animals; boy climbing up a ladder to get fruit. Interruptin by people entering.
CS05_a001_02
There is a corroborree at One-mile, with some singing and dancing( only male). The main singers are ER and LR. Many people are present, maybe 20 all together. link to video recording?
ES08_A13_03
Dictionary checking: words for weather, sky, hitting
ES12_A05_01-04_Irrealis
Asking about things which might happen or might have happened (hypothetical situations), a lot of chat. Wind noise. Four audio files in total.
ES97_A01_02_Impact
childrens' activities & impact verbs continued
ES08_A01_02
Brief account, mainly in Kriol, of how termite mound (antbed) and white clay was rubbed on a new mother's breast to make their milk good. Prompted by watching a video of ER “cooking” a baby in 1999. Translation and explanation of ES08_A01_01.
ES99_V08_01_Wirib
Video taken at Wiribma ngalurr gardbany (Dog Dreaming Site behind Wayside Inn, Timber Creek). Dog Dreaming story, some landscape features, crocodile.
ES96_A08_02_Saving_food
Saving and defending food; echidna hunting (mini-narratives prompted by checking of verb forms)
ES08_A04_02_Jiniminy
More details of the Jiniminy (Bat Dreaming) Story; traditional ways of making spear heads, knives, hooks, and fishing nets.
ES08_A09_01_Fishing_Gardening
Building grass shed, fishing, gardening in station time