What Aboriginal groups live in Eyre Peninsula?

What Aboriginal groups live in Eyre Peninsula?

The Barngarla, formerly known as Parnkalla and also known as Pangkala, are an Aboriginal people of the Port Lincoln, Whyalla and Port Augusta areas. The Barngarla are the traditional owners of much of Eyre Peninsula, South Australia.

What are South Australian aboriginals called?

Kaurna Aboriginal people are the Traditional Owners of the Adelaide plains in South Australia. Kaurna land extends north towards Crystal Brook, down the Adelaide plains, south along the coast to Cape Jervis and is bounded by the Mount Lofty Ranges to the east.Nov 30, 2022

What is an Australian Aboriginal called?

People have used many terms for Australia's First Peoples. Early terms were utterly racist and remain offensive. Then 'Indigenous' was very popular before the politically more correct 'Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander' replaced it.Nov 29, 2021

What are the Kaurna people called?

Kaurna Meyunna are the Aboriginal people of the Adelaide region. Kaurna Meyunna Yerta the Kaurna peoples' traditional tribal land, or Country, extends from Cape Jervis to the south of Adelaide to Crystal Brook to the north, and from the Mount Lofty Ranges to the coast of Gulf Saint Vincent.

What does Kaurna mean in Aboriginal?

Similarly, the river is named River Torrens/Karrawirra Parri, reflecting the Kaurna name meaning Redgum forest. All 29 parks and significant heritage sites across the city and Park Lands have been assigned a Kaurna name.

Who are South Australian traditional owners?

We acknowledge and respect Aboriginal peoples as the state's first peoples and nations, and recognise them as traditional owners and occupants of land and waters in South Australia.

What are the Aboriginal groups of South Australia?

Before you start, Participants will be divided into six small groups to represent the South Australian Aboriginal groups: Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara, Kaurna, Narungga, Ngarrindjeri, Kookatha and Adnyamathanha.

What happened to the Kaurna people?

The Kaurna were being decimated by the process of colonisation as new diseases, alcohol, and, underpinning everything else, loss of land and livelihood, took a heavy toll. By the 1850s, few of the remaining Kaurna were in Adelaide.

What is the largest Aboriginal community in South Australia?

In 2021, the South Australian Local Government Area (LGA) with the most Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people was Playford, followed by Salisbury and Onkaparinga.Jul 1, 2022

Where did the gadigal people live?

The original Aboriginal inhabitants of the City of Sydney local area are the Gadigal people. The territory of the Gadi (gal) people stretched along the southern side of Port Jackson (Sydney Harbour) from South Head to around what is now known as Petersham.Oct 20, 2017