|Date of Birth:||12/04/1972|
|Mother's Country:||Pinyannapi, Melville island|
|Father's Country:||Malawu, Bathurst Island|
hi im Gerrad Pilakui .im 42 yrs oldi was born on Bathurst Island grow up there and went to school.my dad from Numbulwar but grow up at Wurrimiyanga and my mother from Munupi but she also grow up at Wurrimiyanga.learned to doing paintting through my schooling also out side like watching familys get dress up and getting painted up for the ceremony.
Relating to the passing of a Tiwi person, the Pukamani pole (or Tutini) is a ceremonial carving/sculpture positioned around the grave site of the deceased that tells the story of,...