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·         Unless otherwise specified all artwork photography is by Mandy Martin, Hugo Sharp and David Leece.

·         We salute the Indigenous Protected Area Program of the Commonwealth of Government’s Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities for its visionary support of the Djelk IPA. The Djelk clans living in Maningrida were fundamental to this project and we thank them for their support.

·         We thank the Northern Land Council for granting permits to visit the Djelk IPA.

·         We thank managers based in Maningrida; Lucy Bond, Natalie Carey and Dominic Nicholls

·         We thank our host organisation the Karrkad Kanjdji trust, especially Stuart Cowell, Sophie Davidson and Bjorn Everts


We thank all the partners who provided essential financial and in kind support that allowed the Arnhembrand project to proceed


·         Warwick Evans

·         Guy Fitzhardinge and Thring Pastoral Company

·         David Leece and Fran Murrell

·         Billard Leece Partners and design team

·         David Taylor

·         Sally and David Rickards

·         Ian Wenham and Peak Investment Associates

·         Macquarie Group, including the Macquarie Group Art Collection and Kris Neill, Helen Burton, Amanda Warwick of Space Gallery Macquarie Group.

·         Kristen Edmond

·         Greg Levy

·         Michael Silman

·         Mandy Martin

·         Alexander Boynes

·         Laura Boynes

·         Bill Fox

·         John Woinarski

·         Billy Griffiths

·         Henry Skerritt

·         Hugo Sharp Photography

·         Helen Duncan, Creative Behaviours

·         Steve Packham DIC

·         Stuart Purves and Australian Galleries

·         Center for Art + Environment, Nevada Museum of Art

·         Libby Robin


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