Bilinarra Elder Passes PDF Print E-mail
language and culture and with her passing, she takes with her knowledge that is now irreplaceable. Thankfully, her work and achievements over the past two decades are great and form a legacy that will be carried on by future generations of Bilinarra people. Her efforts to maintain her language and culture were assisted by working closely with the Katherine Regional Aboriginal Language Centre. Ivy was instrumental in developing the Bilinarra Language Program at Pigeon Hole School, a program that has helped maintain Bilinarra Language and Culture for new generations – and this work continues today with the help of Ivy’s daughters and other community members from Pigeon Hole.