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84 x 76cm
I dive for kaiyar (crayfish) and risk my life, but it is the way I learn how to live and survive. It is my culture. My ancestors say that when you come across zurrumui zurrumuil (school of yellow tail trevally fish) it is a sign that there is something big approaching.
Words in italics are in Kala Lagaw Ya, the language of the Western Torres Straits.by Zacharia Gaidan