The Children’s Ground store will close 15/12/2021.
All store orders placed after 15th December will be shipped on January 3rd, 2022.
Althateme (McGrath’s Dam)
“There is a place on the north Stuart highway, 50 kilometres, not far from town. It’s a meeting place, a home, A place where family and friends gather round.”
Althateme (McGrath’s Dam) is a poem about a very special apmere (country). The site of Land Rights protests that started in 1985, McGrath’s Dam has deep cultural and historical significance for families of Mpweringke Anapipe north of Mparntwe (Alice Springs). This beautiful Central/Eastern Arrernte and English book invokes memories of a joyful childhood, love of family, culture and apmere (Country), brought to life by vibrant illustrations.
*Books will be shipped from Victoria from November 29th.