Arthurina Moreen

Arthurina Moreen

Athurina Moreen is a rising star in the Northern Territory AFL womens football league and has been proud to have the opportunity to play with many famous female football players.  Moreen started working at Jilamara in 2021 as a sceenprinter. She has also enjoyed learning to paint from the senior artists and developing her own bright and colourful…

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Mickey Wilson

Mickey Wilson

“John Wilson is my dad in Tiwi way [uncle]. I remember watching him painting, carving, mixing colours with his partner, but she has passed away.” – Mickey Wilson  Mickey Wilson is also known around Milikapiti as Forgarty. He is a recent addition to Jilamara Arts and Crafts Association. For over 10 years Mickey worked at…

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Jason Joran

Jason Joran

After studying at Kormilda College in Darwin, Jason returned to Milikapiti and has lived and worked here ever since. He has worked in various jobs including in construction with a local builder and at the Regional Council mechanic workshop. Jason is good at working with his hands and now spends most days in the carving…

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Agatina Black

Agatina Black

Agatina lived in Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu) and Paru until she was three after which her family moved to Milikapiti. She grew up in Milikapiti and is now raising six children in the community. She says, “ Family is my world.” They love fishing, hunting and camping together. Keeping culture strong is important to Agatina, and says…

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