link | State Library of Queensland “Word of the Week” Week Two

  • State Library’s Word of the Week for Week Two is 'warup' which is from the Torres Strait Islander languages of Kalaw Lagaw Ya and Meriam Mir – it refers to the large drum which is integral to the culture and celebrations of Torres Strait Islanders.

  • Category: Online language resources
  • Thematic area: Promotion
  • Call topics: Mainstreaming across national development plans and language policies
  • Major objective: Thematic areas: Promotion
  • Area of intervention: Increasing understanding, reconciliation and international cooperation