Irene Nangala Paints

Posted on May 21, 2015

The Waljta Media Unit has produced this video about Irene Nangala’s art practice, doing a diary cover for Waltja.  Many thanks to Charmaine from ABC Open for your training and support.

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Remembering our story

Remembering our story

Posted on May 18, 2015

Remembering Our Story

Joy Taylor

Its 2015 and Waltja is now 18 years old, and this is the 59th edition of Family News. At the beginning of the year it is a good time to look back and remember our story as well as look forward to our journey together through this coming year. Here are three different stories of women who have been involved with Waltja right from the beginning.

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Aboriginal elder says Tony Abbott does not understand the lifestyles of people living remotely

Aboriginal elder says Tony Abbott does not understand the lifestyles of people living remotely

Posted on Mar 14, 2015

An Aboriginal elder, living 500 kilometres west of Alice Springs, says Prime Minister Tony Abbott doesn’t understand the lifestyles of Indigenous people living remotely.

Speaking in Alice Springs, Irene Nangala said Mr Abbott had got it wrong with recent comments about Aboriginal people living in remote communities.

In backing the West Australian Government’s plans to close nearly half of the state’s 274 remote communities, Mr Abbott said it was not unreasonable if the cost of providing services such as schools, outweighed the benefits.

Click here to hear the full interview on ABC Rural

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New Collection – Small Journal Covers

Posted on Feb 21, 2015

These sturdy canvas covers comfortably fit an A5 size diary, journal or notebook. They look great and protect your notebook.
Click here to view the whole collection and purchase online.
Make a statement when you bring it out to take notes. Others will notice your good taste and support of Indigenous Art.
You will also have an item which was created by Aboriginal women to generate funds for each other when in need.
There is lots of love in our artwork.

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