The My Girragundji Project

The Book:  My Girragundji is an award winning children’s book written by Meme McDonald in collaboration with Boori Monty Pryor.  My Girragundji has recently been chosen by Reading Australia as one of twenty books of national significance to be part of their online programme for schools.

The Feature Film:  The feature film of My Girragundji is currently in script development, produced by Maggie Miles, Savage Films. 

The Storytelling and Media Workshops:  Based on My Girragundji, a programme of workshops for indigenous youth have been held in Townsville this year with Meme and Boori participating with Savage Films and Youthworx Productions in association with the Townsville Aboriginal & Islander Media Association.  Warrima – Shake a Leg Dance – the short film Meme wrote and directed was also produced by Youthworx Productions. 

The Stage Play: A third season of My Girragundji toured in July and August 2013. Canute Productions in association with Glen Leitch Management began the tour in Brisbane. 

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The tour then continued onto Newcastle, Sydney and Canberra.

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