Waakarl Kardakoor Bilya-k


FISH - Foundation for Indigenous Sustainable Health

The Rainbow Serpent from Blackwood River

A bilingual book in Noongar Kaniyang and English about the Blackwood River Rainbow Serpent and Kaniyang spirits' journey to the open sea.

This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of how the Waakarl - (rainbow serpent) carries the souls the deceased Noongars along the Blackwood river and out into the Indian Ocean and their final resting place.
This title is available as a Book and Audio CD.

About the Author

Lorraine Smith-Marshall

Illustrator Sonya Khan