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Bury me at Tartulla Hill / by Hope Ebsworth
Bib ID 4507911
Format BookBook
Author
Ebsworth, Hope, 1950-
 
Description Southport, Qld : Keeaira Press, 2009 
64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), 1 map, ports. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 9780980323375
Summary

Bury me at Tartulla HIll combine's Hope's reflections on growing up between Tibooburra, Wanaaring and Bourke; thoughts on the beauty of his country; anger over the obstacles in protecting his people's heritage; and Dreaming stories passed down by Hope's father, his aunt (Laura Dixon) and other elders.

Full contents
  • Family stories: Early family history
  • My dad
  • Nature and living off the land
  • Our early home and livelihood
  • From later childhood to today
  • Wangkumarra Mudas: The story of Tibooburra and Cooper Creek
  • Little, hairy men
  • Willie wagtail
  • White lady
  • Three brothers
 
Notes

"All photos by Grania Kelly unless otherwise attributed."--Verso of t.p.

Contains some Wangkumara words.

Subjects Ebsworth, Hope, 1950-  |  Ebsworth family.  |  Dixon family.  |  Dixon, Laura Mandima.  |  Dixon, Donny.  |  Ebsworth, Cecil.  |  Ebsworth, Malcolm.  |  Sacred sites (Aboriginal Australian) -- Queensland.  |  Sacred sites (Aboriginal Australian -- New South Wales -- Tibooburra Region.  |  Mythology, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Mineral industries -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.  |  Stories and motifs - Ancestor spirits.  |  History - Genealogy and family history.  |  Stories and motifs - Devils, monsters, evil spirits, hairy men, bunyips.  |  Stories and motifs - Birds.  |  Stories and motifs - Rock outcrops.  |  Stories and motifs - Snakes.  |  Sites - Sacred sites.  |  Sites - Mortuary sites and cemeteries.  |  Land rights - Ownership.  |  Sites - Conservation and protection.  |  Mining industry.  |  Technology.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  Wangkumara / Wanggumara people (L25) (Qld SG54-15)  |  Stories and motifs - Devils, monsters, evil spirits, hairy men, bunyips.  |  Sites -- Sacred sites.  |  Technology.  |  History -- Genealogy and family history.  |  Stories and motifs - Rock outcrops.  |  Stories and motifs -- Devils, monsters, evil spirits, hairy men, bunyips.  |  Stories and motifs - Snakes.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  Sites -- Mortuary sites and cemeteries.  |  History - Genealogy and family history.  |  Stories and motifs -- Rock outcrops.  |  Land rights - Ownership.  |  Stories and motifs -- Snakes.  |  Stories and motifs - Ancestor spirits.  |  Wangkumara / Wanggumara language (L25) (Qld SG54-15)  |  Land rights -- Ownership.  |  Stories and motifs -- Ancestor spirits.  |  Sites - Conservation and protection.  |  Mining industry.  |  Sites - Sacred sites.  |  Stories and motifs -- Birds.  |  Sites -- Conservation and protection.  |  Stories and motifs - Birds.  |  Sites - Mortuary sites and cemeteries.  |  Wangkumara -- Wanggumara people (L25) (Qld SG54-15)  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  History -- Biographies -- Indigenous -- Autobiographies.  |  Culture -- Relationship to land.  |  Wangkumara / Wanggumara people (L25) (Qld SG54-15)  |  Tibooburra (N.S.W.)  |  Durham Downs (Qld.)  |  Queensland Channel Country (Qld Far West SF54, SG54)  |  Cooper Creek (Qld Far West SG54, NE SA SH54)  |  Tibooburra (NW NSW SH54-07)  |  Wanaaring (NW NSW SH55-05)  |  Durham Downs (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Guba Walga / White Lady (NW NSW SH54-07)  |  Three Brothers (NW NSW SH54-07)  |  Corroboree Grounds (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Tartulla Hill (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Albinos Hill (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Standing Stones (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Corroboree Grounds (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Standing Stones (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Tibooburra (NW NSW SH54-07)  |  Tartulla Hill (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Queensland Channel Country (Qld Far West SF54, SG54)  |  Durham Downs (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Wanaaring (NW NSW SH55-05)  |  Cooper Creek (Qld Far West SG54, NE SA SH54)  |  Guba Walga -- White Lady (NW NSW SH54-07)  |  Albinos Hill (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Guba Walga / White Lady (NW NSW SH54-07)  |  Three Brothers (NW NSW SH54-07)
Other authors/contributors Kelly, Grania

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