Brambuk calendar from the Halls Gap Region showing six seasons
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Brambuk - Winter June to late July
The Winter season is depicted by cockatoos, fungi as well as clothes and totems.
This season incorporates the following:
Bleak mists, freezing winds and rain.
Lifestyle descriptors included:
Bands moved to rock shelters in the hills for refuge.
There were two totems, GAMADJI (Yellow-tailed Black Cockatoo) and GRUGIGJ (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo).
Permission to use the Brambuk seasonal calendar is granted by the Elders/Directors of Brambuk, which includes the Gunditjmara, Winda Mara (Kerrup Jamara), Goolum Goolum, Kirrae Whurrong and Framlingham peoples. A link to the Brambuk website is included, www.brambuk.com.au.