Poetic talent of the Aborigines of Australia [songs, 3 March 1848]

[Editor: An article which includes some songs of the Australian Aborigines. Published in The Geelong Advertiser, 3 March 1848.] Poetic talent of the Aborigines of Australia. As I have, after some years’ inauguration, acquired sufficient knowledge of some of the dialects of the Australian natives of the Geelong District, to understand the import of their […]

Aboriginal songs and words [16 May 1896]

[Editor: A letter published in the The Australian Town and Country Journal which included two Aboriginal songs; these songs were also published in Banjo Paterson’s collection, The Old Bush Songs (1905).] Aboriginal songs and words (By S. M. Mowle.) I am in accord with writers in the daily press that it is to be regretted […]

Two Aboriginal Songs [1905]

[Editor: These songs were published in The Old Bush Songs (1905), edited by Banjo Paterson. They were previously published in an article, “Aboriginal songs and words”, in the The Australian Town and Country Journal, 16 May 1896.] Two Aboriginal songs I Korindabria-ah, korindabria-ah, bogarona-ah bogarona-ah. Iwariniango, iwaringdo, iwariniang, iwaringdo, iwariniang, iwaringdo, iwariniang, iwaringdo, iwaringime. Iwaringiang, […]