Yaygirr Language Cards – Body Parts, Emotions and Senses


A great resource for learning body parts, emotions and senses in Yaygirr language, the local language of the Yaegl people in the areas of Maclean, Yamba, and Iluka in the Northern Rivers region of NSW.

Please be mindful there can be various ways of pronouncing and spelling words in Yaygirr.


Artwork and design by Yaegl artist Frances Belle Parker.

Language advice by Yaegl woman Kerri McLeay.

Developed in collaboration with Mudyala Aboriginal Corporation.