About the Authors

Bawaka Country including
Laklak Burarrwanga

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Macquarie School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Ritjilili Ganambarr

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Macquarie School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr-Stubbs

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Macquarie School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Banbapuy Ganambarr

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Macquarie School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Djawundil Maymuru

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Macquarie School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Sarah Wright

Sarah.wright@newcastle.edu.au

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Discipline of Geography and Environmental Studies, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia

Sandie Suchet-Pearson

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Macquarie School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Kate Lloyd

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Macquarie School of Social Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Lara Daley

‡ These authors contributed equally, though in different capacities, to this work.

Affiliation Gay’wu Group of Women, Discipline of Geography and Environmental Studies, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.