Walking on Country- Ngurambangga Yanhanha


Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Yindyamarra (going softly, slowly and gently with honour and respect) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Balugirbang-nhunda (the ancestors with me) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Ngama dhaagun-nhunda (earth mother is with me) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Babiin wir-nhunda (father sky is with me) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Miyagan-nhunda (family is with me) I am walking on country Learning about my world Bringing together the old and the new ways For every boy and girl All the colours of the earth The waters and the sky Honouring every living thing Gives me the strength to survive Ancestors guide me every day As I place my footprints on theirs Walking hand and hand with our Elders With love their knowledge is shared Language, story, song, dance and art Make my spirit strong Being me on country Is just where I belong Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Buningganha (breathe) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Ngaabunganha (looking around) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Balgalgu win-ang-arra (hear, think, listen to sounds) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Murun.gi-nya (to be alive in the present moment) Ngurambangga yanhanha (walking on country) Yalbilinya (learn)

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