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"Umbarra is the totem of the Yuin people of Wallage. Inside are notes, stories and information about the Yuin people." "Umbarra (King Merriman) was a leader of his people. He died in1904. A small island in Wallaga Lake bears his name and is protected as an Aboriginal place."--p. [1] Cover title. Introduction to the oral traditions of the Yuin people of the Wallaga Lake region - contact history, story of the Waratah (Guboo Ted Thomas), hairy man, bush medicines, dance hall, bush foods (fruits, seafood, animals), Jacky Jacky song (Percy Mumbulla); short word list.