Research

Muuya Banggi

Muuya Banggi

Established in 2020, Muuya Banggi - 'Flying Breathe' is a Language recovery initiative created by the Wollotuka Institute.

One of our major goals is to ensure that communities have a safe place to explore Language renewal initiatives that best suit their communities. We welcome healthy dialogue and participation by all, in seeking ways to help cultivate and establish good working relationships for the benefit and future of our cultural landscapes.

Umulliko Indigenous Higher Education Centre

Umulliko Indigenous Higher Education Centre

The Umulliko Indigenous Higher Education Centre seeks a deeper level of framework, in which the past, present and future are combined to form a holistic Indigenous understanding.

The primary focus of research and research training for the Wollotuka Institute, Umulliko endeavours to invigorate a new pathway of research and research training which is of significant importance to our people.

Purai - Global Indigenous and Diaspora Research

Purai - Global Indigenous and Diaspora Research

The Purai Global Indigenous History Centre is an exciting research initiative integrating global and transnational analytical perspectives and frameworks with research on Indigenous and diaspora histories and other related histories of race.

By integrating Indigenous and transnational/transcolonial global historical scholarship with approaches from a range of disciplines, Purai aims to generate new and ground-breaking interdisciplinary research methodologies for the study of global Indigenous histories.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.