Aboriginal Astronomy

Aboriginal Skies

Adnyamathanha Skies

Boorong Skies

Eagle Dreaming

Skies of the Orroroo




















Updated 5th of April 2013

Aboriginal Australians have been gazing at the night skies for thousands of years. This site is dedicated to the generations of indigenous Australians who have shared their night sky knowledge with us, and those who have interest in how early cultures see the night sky. Below are a collection of articles that deal with the topic.

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