Noongar Boodja Waangkan: Noongar First Words by Jayden Boundry, Illustrated by Tyrown Waigana
Wandjoo Noongar Boodja – Welcome to Noongar Country!
Noongar Boodja Waangkan: Noongar First Words is an illustrated book of first Noongar words. Noongar is the language of the Noongar nation and is spoken by 14 different groups across the south-west corner of Western Australia. Written in Noongar and English, this fully illustrated collection of first Noongar words includes family, plants, animals, emotions, colours, numbers and more.
The audio pronunciation guide is available now from Fremantle Press.
About the Authors:Jayden Boundry is Wadjak Balardong Noongar and Badimaya Yamatji. He is a Noongar language teacher and cultural consultant, didgeridoo player, traditional dancer and storyteller with Ngalak Nidja.