There were between 350 and 750 distinct Australian Aboriginal languages at the time of first European contact. Dying languages exist throughout the world...not just in far off lands.  It's interesting to think that so many different languages can co-exist, if we let them.

This Real Australian Language Map Will Blow You Away

Aboriginal Studies Press (ASP) is the Australian Institute of Aboriginal of Torres Strait Islander Studies' publishing arm and Australia’s leading publisher of Australian Indigenous studies.

‪#‎Didyouknow‬? The ‪#‎Australian‬ Town That Invented A ‪#‎Language‬.

The Australian Town That Invented A Language

‪#‎Didyouknow‬? The ‪#‎Australian‬ Town That Invented A ‪#‎Language‬.

“Shadow King” is Aboriginal Australian Take on King Lear | A Great Feast of Languages in The Shakespeare Standard by Colleen Kennedy:   Malthouse Theatre  Melbourne Festival will present The Shadow King, an Aboriginal take on King Lear from October 11-27 at the Merlyn Theatre. Set in modern northern Australia, this production depicts Lear’s royal family and Gloucester’s noble line as two Indigenous families. The play will be performed in English and Kriol languages.

“Shadow King” is Aboriginal Australian Take on King Lear

Mavis Austrailia, Kriol

Meet Mavis: a young Indigenous Australian woman who works in Bible translation and hopes for her people.

Thousands of audio Bible recordings are now available because of Bible translation and the partnership between Wycliffe Bible Translators and Faith Comes by Hearing.

Thousands of audio Bible recordings are now available because of Bible translation and the partnership between Wycliffe Bible Translators and Faith Comes by Hearing.

A Bibleless People Prayer Partner prayed for years with no results. Then there was one believer, then two, and now Bible translation is sweeping away many misconceptions the people had about God!

A Bibleless People Prayer Partner prayed for years with no results. Then there was one believer, then two, and now Bible translation is sweeping away many misconceptions the people had about God!

Jerry from Lajamanu Kriole Austrailia

Meet Jerry - Jerry tells his story of alcoholism to knowing Jesus and becoming involved in Bible translation.

Roy and Estelle translate into Australian Kriol--good read. RIP, Roy, and enjoy your Savior's embrace!

Roy and Estelle translate into Australian Kriol--good read. RIP, Roy, and enjoy your Savior's embrace!


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