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Wajarri Language Classes

Wajarri Language Classes

Wajarri Language Classes

  Linguist James Bednall helps participants break down the Wajarri Language



Bundiyarra - Irra Wangga Language Program organised Wajarri language classes since the inception of the Program in 2005.  Classes were put on hold due to staffing changes in 2008, however they recommenced in 2011.




Wajarri language classes are designed to run in parallel with the school terms.


 Nhaa nyinda yalimanha Saturay mungal?

Wangga nyindangu irra?

Wajarri Language

Lunchbox Classes


Bundiyarra - Irra Wangga Language Centre is running a short course of Wajarri classes in partnership with the Western Australian Museum- Geraldton. The course is fun and interactive
and will help you develop speaking and listening skills in Wajarri, the most widely spoken Indigenous language of the Midwest region.



Classes taught by Bundiyarra - Irra Wangga Staff


This course is open to anyone interested in learning Wajarri, from absolute beginners to
advanced learners. All are welcome!

School classes are welcome and encouraged - please
contact Jayden Dann on 9920 7900 to arrange.



The 6-week course runs in Term 4 on these dates:
22 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov;
Language party and open day on 3 Dec
Classes run from 12:15 - 1:00pm - bring your lunch down!



Western Australian Museum Geraldton in
The Wedge, 1 Museum Place, Geraldton



Standard $10 per lesson/$50 course
Concession $5 per lesson/$30 course


Wajarri Language Classes - 2014 Term Dates



(Wednesday Wajarri Course) - 6 WEEKS


Time 12.15pm - 1.00pm   


Wednesday 22nd October 2014                           

Wednesday 29th October 2014

Wednesday 05th November 2014

Wednesday 19th November 2014

Wednesday 26th November 2014

Wednesday 03rd December 2014 (Language Party & Open Day)




If you have an enquiries please feel free to contact us.

Email: linguist1@irrawangga.org.au


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