Gulaga – a sacred place

Works on Paper

Finalist

Ink, earth pigment, charcoal on paper

103 x 143cm

Gulaga, symbolising the mother, is described by the Yuin people of the south coast of New South Wales as the place of ancestral origin and is a basis for Aboriginal spiritual identity.  In 2006, Gulaga was renamed and handed back to the Yuin. The panels explore the power of this birthing place. 

by Veronica O’Leary