Songlines On Screen

Songlines On Screen catch up

December 2022

Finding Mawiranga

4.0 4 x
After years of haunting silence, Tom returns to his Grandmothers’ country, seeking the permission of Lawmen to learn Dhambul, the Morning Star ceremony.

Yarripiri's Journey

Expired 4.0 2 x
Yarripiri the giant ancestral taipan created the Jardiwanpa Songline through his journey, bringing songs, law and the Jardiwanpa fire ceremony to Warlpiri people.
June 2022


Expired 4.0 15 x
Following the spiritual, legal and economic significance of Njambi (stone spear), senior custodian Roy Wuynjumbi Ashley shares an all encompassing story of identity, culture and law.
February 2022


Expired 3.0 17 x
Marrimarrigun is the story of two young men hunting in Marrar country, and who get ripped from the land by the notoriously ferocious and fast tides.

The Greedy Emu

Expired 4.0 9 x
Sharing is a crucial aspect of western Arnhemland culture and when people forget to share there are always consequences.
December 2021

Desert Dingo

Expired 3.0 19 x
Five senior Alywarr lawmen, take a 450km trip from their Central Australian community of Ali Curung to visit the sacred sites of a significant Dingo Songline.


Expired 3.0 18 x
'Niminjarra' is a story owned by Warnman people of the Great Sandy Desert in WA. Two young men decided not to go to a higher Law ceremony and turned themselves into snakes.
June 2020

Bulunu Milkarri

Expired 4.0 17 x
This Manikay is sung traditionally by Djambarrpunu Clan. Milkarri is a sorrow Manikay (songline), and sung by women from this clan about a longing for Ngurruyurrtjurr (homeland/clan).