Yidumduma Bill Harney
22 AM 2073/04
Bill Harney Oojinga Dreaming 2004
Acrylic on Galacia linen 550 x 450mm SOLD
The story of this painting is in Dark Sparklers. It means ceremony law place and they teach the young ones to
dance. The figure to the top right is oodung which means silence. To its left is mulgun which means lie down.
Bottom one is lunguss - it means listen. The 2 kids at the bottom right are called woorayweeya. They have come
to learn to dance oojinga. The figure in the middle is called yol-low-yin. He is the dancer teaching young one.
The left one is gee-de-bun - he has learnt to dance and is now going away. The tracks all around are many people's
footprints - burr-burr.