STORY - Nguru Nyirrpi-wana

This painting depicts the natural landscape aroung Nyirrpi, a small Warlpiri community (originally an outstation) about 160km west of Yuendumu. There are a number of beautiful natural features close to Nyirrpi, including sandhills, soakages, and Karrku (Mt. Stanley), a large flat-topped hill that is an impotant source of red ochre used during ceremonies.