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Boola Miyel

Boola Miyel (in the local Noongar Minang language) or Bulla Miyel is the name for nidja place, in English it is called Bluff Knoll. It is the place of many faces.[1] This is a sacred site for Minang Noongar. It is a culturally significant place for people to visit. It is believed that when an Noongar person dies thier spirit passes throught Boola Miyel to the Dreaming. [2]

All the peaks have a certain name.[3]

There is a book written about nidja place called "Boola Miyel" by Jack Williams wer Averil Dean.[1]

Ngiyan waarnk - References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Jack Williams and Averil Dean (2007). Boola Miyel = The place of many faces. Batchelor Press. Retrieved 22 August 2017
  2. https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/Bluff+Knoll/@-34.3742504,118.1849604,12z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x2a385d1eeeb46e0b:0x9ca1eb2b3806d319!8m2!3d-34.3744444!4d118.255
  3. Albany Follow the Dream Senior Highschool NoongarPedia Workshop 2016