The Dhurga Dictionary and Learners Grammar: A South-East Coast NSW Aboriginal Language
compiled by Patricia Ellis, Kerry Boyenga, Waine Donovan


Paperback | Jun 2020 | Aboriginal Studies Press | 9781925302608 | 128pp | 240x170mm | RFB | AUD$34.95, NZD$39.99

The Dhurga Dictionary and Learners Grammar: A South-East Coast NSW Aboriginal Language is an overdue and extremely valuable resource for the Dhurga speaking people of Yuin Country and of any person wanting to learn the traditional language. The Dhurga language is spoken from south of Nowra to Narooma and west to Braidwood and Araluen. This publication is the most concise compilation of the Dhurga language to date with over 730 words including informant and recorder details as validation of authenticity. The dictionary is user-friendly for all literacy levels and readers, it is the very first of its kind and in high demand.