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, edited by Banjo Paterson, 1905; 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, […]