Waralungku Art Centre Liaison Officer Miriam Charlie was selected as runner up in the Aboriginal Arts Worker Photography Competition coordinated by Indigenous Arts Peak Body DesArt, in Alice Springs.
Sandridge Band new CD "Brolga Dreaming"
Local Borroloola band the Sandridge band has released their new CD called Brolga Dreaming. This was produced with the help of Winanjjikari Music Centre and barkly regional Arts in Tennant Creek. It features new songs such as Aeroplane Dance which tells the story of an event that happened in WW II when an american plane crashed in the Gulf country near Moonlight Creek in Qld. This story has been told to the band by their grandfathers and is also a traditonal dance done by the community. The Sandridge band is a group of young Yanuwa and Garrawa men. Lead singer Gadrian Hoosan's granfather was involved in the search for the missing pilots. The CD can be purchased at the Art Centre or go to www.soundcloud.com/waralungku/tracks.