Cherolyn Gibson Nampijinpa
The Laramba is a remote community, located 205km north west of Alice Springs. It takes 2.5 hours to drive there from Alice Springs. Access to the community is by the Napperby station road, which runs west from the Stuart Highway, 122 kms north of Alice Springs. The community is located 83 km from the turnoff on a dirt road
Cheryl carved this boomerang herself, from reclaimed mulga she found “out bush”
She has painted about “Bush Medicines & Bush Seeds” on one side, and signed on the back
It was created by Cherolyn on the Laramba Community, Northern Territory
On behalf of the Gallery we firstly acknowledge the land now known as Australia belonged to a Nation of People, widely sophisticated, Aboriginal people of Culture, With Gratitude to our Elders past, present and emerging, the Country's ancient Cultural heritage. Always Was, Always Will Be, Aboriginal Land.
We hope that by sharing the Stories of the Artworks more attention is paid to the land supporting us through the emmense Generational Knowledge of this Country Aboriginal people have.