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NGANYINYTJA,

Born: late 1920s

Aboriginal or Torrest Stait Islander: Yes

Special Achievements:

1993 - Made a Member of the Order of Australia.

Additional Information:

5 February 1980 - She chaired the first modern political women's meeting on Anangu Pitjantjatjara Lands.


Resources

  • References

    She bridged culture gap:  Trail blazer Nganyinytja.  Centralian Advocate.  April 13, 2007:22.


  • References

    Aboriginal leader plays pivotal role.  Advertiser.  May 19, 2007:p. unknown.


  • References

    Carter, Marie.  (1991, June).  Nganyinytja:  Teaching the circle of life.  ITA, 72-77.