Gooriemooka
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Gooriemooka Cultural Tours - North Stradbroke Island Tours Qld Australia - Quandamooka
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4WD SAFARIS - ISLAND TOURS

North Stradbroke Island Qld Australia

GOORIEMOOKA

Cultural, Educational & Adventure Experiences

 
 

QUANDAMOOKA
Moreton Bay

MOOKA
Charles Moreton Jnr

ABORIGINAL
Descendants

ANTHROPOLOGIST
Brian Moreton Coghill

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ISLAND TOURS

Through Mooka's Eyes

GUIDED TOURS WITH TRADITIONAL OWNERS OF "QUANDAMOOKA" AND DESCENDANTS OF MOOKA

 
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ABOUT

 

QUANDAMOOKA

Moreton Bay

Traditional Owners of Moreton Bay known to the Aboriginal people as Quandamooka, have managed the lands and waters of this part of south-eastern Queensland for tens of thousands of years. Brian and Eva Coghill's Family (Goorie) of this area are the descendants of Mooka.

 

MOOKA/MOOKIN

Charles Moreton Jnr

Dandruba (Charles Moreton) meaning man of iron bark is the father of Mooka/Mookin (Charles Moreton jnr). Mooka’s son Narthun Moreton (Alfred Moreton) and Alfred’s daughter Mabel Moreton Nee Coghill (Nee Moreton).

 

DESCENDANTS

Brian Coghill & Eva Coghill

Brian Moreton Coghill and his daughter Eva Coghill are from the Dandruba clan of the people of Quandamooka, North Stradbroke Island. Eva and Brian are 6th generation Dandruba people, belonging to North Stradbroke Island and Quandamooka.
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TRADITIONAL OWNER

Brian Moreton Coghill

Brian has a degree in Environmental Management from Griffith University, Brian has also studied Archaeology and Anthropology. But most significantly has a Degree in his living Cultural knowledge handed down to him by his Uncles, Aunties and Grandfathers.
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