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Suzanne Kelly wer Angus Wallam. Illustrations by Norma MacDonald. Corroboree. 2004 UWA Press

Corroboree is the childhood story of Aboriginal Elder Angus Wallam – as told to authors Wp/nys/Suzanne Kelly wer Angus Wallam.

It’s springtime - Wirrin's favourite time of the year. As he sets about enjoying hunting with his father, collecting ochre with his grandfather, digging for sweet potato with his ngarngk wer gathering wattle seed with his grandmother, people are coming from far wer wide for the big corroboree at which Wirrin will see yennar his cousins wer dance the night away.

1999 Marrwarning Award for Published wer Unpublished Aboriginal wer Torres Straight Islanders (Joint Winner)