Donald Moko

Donald Moko is a senior lawman from the Mindi Mindi clan of the Yulparitja. He was born at Kalajadu near Wangkatjungka, west of Well 33 on the Canning Stock Route in the Great Sandy Desert. He grew up travelling all around his traditional country with his parents.

Donald went through law and trained as a traditional Maparn (medicine man) and his travel around his country continued. He came to Bidyadanga in the late 1960s with his wife Mary Meribida and their children.

Donald is represented by Short Street Gallery, Broome.

Courtesy of Short Street Gallery

 

Language Group
Yulparija