Nyoongar Language for Beginners
Join us for an introduction to Nyoongar language with award-winning teacher, Sharon Gregory.
Explore Nyoongar culture through language, and help keep this once forbidden, harmonious language alive.
In this course, you will learn Nyoongar words, pronunciation and sentence structure. You'll also learn how to produce a resource in language. This course is designed for beginners, no prior knowledge of the language is required.
About the Presenter
Sharon Gregory is a Nyoongar woman and Nyoongar language teacher. Sharon was awarded the 2021 Patji-Dawes Language Teaching Award in the Community Outreach category. The Award recognises outstanding achievements in teaching languages other than English in Australia.
Dates and times
Wednesday 6 October, 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Wednesday 13 October 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Wednesday 20 October 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Wednesday 27 October 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Wednesday 3 November 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Wednesday 10 November 6.30pm to 8pm
Venue: City of Perth Library, 573 Hay Street, Perth
Cost: $16.50 per person, per class.*
*Please note that bookings are for the entire course, classes can't be taken individually.
City of Perth Library
573 Hay Street, Perth WA 6000