A handbook of Aboriginal languages

Margaret Florey margaret.florey at GMAIL.COM
Fri May 21 05:37:16 UTC 2010

Dear RNLDers,

This message is forwarded on behalf of Anna Ash, Many Rivers Aboriginal
Language Centre.

A handbook of Aboriginal languages of New South Wales and the Australian
Capital Territory, 2008 by Jim Wafer and Amanda Lissarrague.
At over 830 pages, this first ever survey of the Aboriginal languages of NSW
and ACT features:
 • word lists and sound systems for 42 languages
• maps showing language regions & an appendix on placenames
• classification of dialects into languages, and languages into groups
• information on Aboriginal English, sign languages & kinship classification
• resources available for language revitalisation.

SPECIAL OFFER: To Celebrate National Reconciliation Week May 27 - June 3,
order a Handbook before June 3 and receive a $50 Discount!!!  You Pay only
$99 (inc postage costs).
(830p, hard back, 18 maps, 26.5 x 20cm, ISBN 978-0-9775351-8-7, RRP $135.00)

Muurrbay Aboriginal Language and Culture Co-operative publishes quality
dictionaries, grammars and language learning materials on the languages of
NSW, particularly the north-eastern region. All funds raised from sales go
back into publishing books that support the Aboriginal languages of NSW.

For our book list and to download an order form, please go to

Payment method: Cheque or money order payable to: Muurrbay Aboriginal
Language & Culture Co-operative Ltd.
To make a payment via Paypal, please email your order to
MRALCadmin at westnet.com.au  A Paypal invoice will be sent to your email
Please return order form to:14 Bellwood Rd, Nambucca Heads  NSW  2448
• Tel: +61 2 6568 5695   • Fax: +61 2 6569 4295   • Email:
mralcadmin at westnet.com.au  • www.muurrbay.org.au

Anna Ash
Many Rivers Aboriginal Language Centre
C/- Muurrbay
14 Bellwood Road
Nambucca Heads NSW 2448
Ph. (02) 65685695 Mob: 0404456992
Fax. (02) 65694295
web: www.muurrbay.org.au

Margaret Florey
Consultant linguist
Director, Resource Network for Linguistic Diversity <www.rnld.org>

Email: Margaret.Florey at gmail.com
Ph: +61 (0)4 3186-3727 (mob.)
skype: margaret_florey
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