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 Constructing a spinifex shelter


Elder Ruby Saltmere assists Aboriginal trainees in constructing a traditional shelter using spinifex.
Photographs: Tim O'Rourke.

Ruby Saltmere and trainees constructing a spinifex shelter

 

The interior of the spinifex shelter.

interior of spinifex shelter