Kimberley students wow arts festival with local language

Posted September 13, 2017 11:06 pm by Caroline Smith

Kimberley students wow arts festival with local language

The choir of Sacred Heart School Beagle Bay in the Beagle Bay Church with its famous pearl shell altar and mosaics. Photo: Supplied.

By Caroline Smith
The Catholic Performing Arts Festival was recently provided with a good dose of Kimberley culture and language, from some of the students from Sacred Heart School, Beagle Bay.
A group of 12 students from the school, located on the Dampier Peninsula north of Broome, took part in the festival, with a performance of two songs, including one in the local Nyul Nyul language, on Wednesday 23 August.
Sacred Heart music teacher Gabrielle Mercer tutored the choir in the lead-up to the

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