Artist: Elizabeth Gillett
Dugong Country – 2022
Acrylic on Canvas – 40 x 40 cm (pre-stretched)
Ranakawarri and Duyarrana country, down from Calvert River on the coast,is Dugong Country. It is a traditional hunting ground for Yanyuwa and Marra tribesmen who are saltwater people.
Other sea animals, especially turtle can be found in this area as well.