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MDWg Media Archive

MDWg receives regular positive media coverage regarding our work. Take a look at our latest newsletter and enjoy browsing through the articles that we’ve featured in:

4 October, 2017 – The National Indigenous Times: Resurrection of language is a labour of love

25 September, 2017 – The West Australian: Dictionary gives voice to Miriwoong language

7 September, 2017 – ABC: Indigenous dictionary may save the Miriwoong language from extinction

7 July, 2017 – Australia Plus: How international programs are helping preserve Indigenous languages in Australia

7 July, 2017 – The Kimberley Echo: Language in focus as pride, history, culture celebrated

30 June, 2017 – The Kimberley Echo: Region Prepares for NAIDOC

3 May, 2017 – ABC Rural – Bush bananas: The bush tucker that kept Indigenous stockman David Newry strong

29 January, 2017 – The Kimberley Echo: Airwaves help keep language alive

10 December, 2016 – Awaye on Radio National – Word Up: Jimmy Paddy and Dwayne Newry

20 October 2016 – The Kimberley Echo: Graduates Celebrate Language

18 October 2016 – Waringarri Radio Interview: Language Workers Graduation

14 October 2016 – NITV: Meet the 10 achievers of their Certificate III in Aboriginal Languages for Communities and Workplaces

4 September 2016 – The Guardian: Miriwoong waniwoogen! Language is the only way to understand our ancient culture

20 July 2016 – SBS: Inside the Language and Culture Centre that is saving the Miriwoong language

14 July 2016 – SBS: One community’s fight to save near-extinct Aboriginal language

14 November 2015 – High-tech books help keep language and culture alive

20 October 2015 – Language program gets awards nod

03 October 2015 – Miriwoong Welcome to Country – YouTube Video

15 September 2015 – CEO & Supporters visit to Kununurra – Language Nest

15 June 2015 – Radio 6WR Interview – Watch on YouTube

5 April 2015 – Childcare work recognised

28 October 2014 – Language program nominated for award

7 August 2014 – Miriwoong at Kununurra District High School

29 July 2014 – Tradition continues through language

17 July 2014 – Crowds Flock to NAIDOC Week Showcase

1 July 2014 – They’re just so proud to see their grandchildren learning their language

20 February 2014 – Centres Adopt Model

24 October 2013 – A nest to nurture language

11 January 2013 – Electronic pen used to teach Indigenous language to a new generation