How to Read and Write Goldfields Aboriginal Languages

This section of the wangka.com.au website provides a pronunciation guide for the languages of the Goldfields region.

The Goldfields Aboriginal Language Centre has produced a book called ‘How to Read and Write Goldfields Aboriginal Languages’ for sale. This website guide accompanies the material in the book.

The booklet is available here as a free download as well.

Audio Files to Accompany the Booklet

This section of the website may be used by people learning a Goldfields Aboriginal language to hear and practice their language pronunciation.

Choose the language you are interested in hearing and then click on each audio file. Each word is said 3 times to provide the listener with an opportunity to say the word and learn the correct pronunciation.

Quick Link to Languages

Ngadju

Kaalamaya

Tjupan

Ngalia

Kuwarra

Ngaanyatjarra

Pitjantjtjarra

Cundeelee Wangka

Warlpiri

Yankuntjatjarra

Pintupi

Wangkatja

Maduwongga

Manytjilytjarra