Sharing Aboriginal Knowledge

Priscilla Papertalk
Aboriginal Custodianship Program Coordinator
(08) 9938 0112

0447 582 922

Taj Mamid
Aboriginal Custodianship Project Officer
(08) 9938 0109
Kyiesha Ronan
Aboriginal Custodianship Administration Trainee
(08) 9938 0107

NACC has developed two education resources for schools: Sharing Yamaji Knowledge and Sharing Noongar Knowledge.

These resources align with the Western Australian curriculum Science and Humanities and Social Sciences curriculum for students in pre-primary to Year 9. The resources include information on your local Aboriginal group, connection to Country, bush food, traditional ecological knowledge (TEK), caring for Country and changes to the environment post-colonisation.

The resources have been developed in consultation with Noongar and Yamaji people and contain background information, videos, and activities to engage learners. The resources have been designed to complement incursions or excursions with Aboriginal members of your community.

For more information on engaging Aboriginal people please contact NACC NRM’s Aboriginal Custodianship Program Coordinator, Priscilla Papertalk at or by calling (08) 9938 0100.

Download your copy here!


Worksheets and high resolution sections of the resources can be downloaded from the ‘Resources’ section below.

NACC NRM respects the Indigenous Cultural and Intellectual Property Rights of the peoples we interview. Any stories shared with NACC NRM will remain the property of the people who have shared their information.

Warlgu Country

Amangu Country, Geraldton area of Western Australia

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