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The Nyitting, Nyittiny, or Nyetting is the Noongar dreamtime, but for Noongar it is the Cold Time. The story "The Carers of Everything" by Noel Nannup begins:[1][2]

This is Aboriginal oral history of the last ice age from at least 10,000 years ago when the last ice age ended. For other examples of oral history reaching way back in time see the bibol Kaartdijin Noongar

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Kattidj Jerda wer Boodjar

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Ngiyan waarnk - References

  1. John Martin Goldsmith (2014). "Cosmos culture and landscape documenting learning and sharing Aboriginal astronomical knowledge in contemporary society". PhD thesis. Curtin University, Faculty of Science and Engineering. 1 May 2014. p. 195
  2. Noel Nannup, Karda (2006). "Moondang-ak Kaaradjiny : the carers of everything". Batchelor, N.T. Batchelor Press. ISBN 9781741310580