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1000 attend Yindjibarndi’s Mayinbungu funeral

cheedy funeralThe Pilbara town of Roebourne doubled in size during the weekend of the funeral of the late and revered Yindjibarndi Elder Mayinbungu. The legend of the Pilbara passed away peacefully on the Sunday morning of April 1.

Yindjibarndi Aboriginal Corporation (YAC) Chief Executive Officer, Michael Woodley said it is not the usual protocol to speak of the dead and that when referring to a family member who...


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