Goldfields Aboriginal Language Centre

Aged Care Ngaanyatjarra Phrases

GALCAC is very pleased to release a set of 40 Ngaanyatjarra phrases that can be used in aged care, hospitals, by carers and others working in the health field.

There is an audio of each phrase on our website as well as the written English and Ngaanyatjarra. 

Ngaanyatjarra speaker, Beryl Jennings-Lane and linguist, Sue Hanson, worked on these phrases to assist carers. There are plans to do a second series!

The full set of phrase audios is available on a USB at the Language Centre for $15. 

Further info head into the Goldfields Aboriginal Language Centre on Burt St, Boulder, or phone on (08)9021 3788 or email