Beryline Mung

Beryline Mung was born in 1954 at Texas Downs Station. She began station work at the age of 15. When equal wages legislation was passed and Gija people were forced off their country, Beryline moved to Frog Hollow Community. She has continued to live at Frog Hollow and she raised her children there.

Beryline is now a Gija language teacher at the local school. She is also an acclaimed artist at Warmun Art Centre. She paints her country around Frog Hollow and Texas Downs. Her older brother is established Warmun artist Patrick Mung Mung.

Courtesy of Warmun Art Centre

Language Group
Gija