Margaret Djarrbalabal

Margaret Djarrbalabal

Margaret is undoubtedly one of the best natural bush string makers on the Lands. She is very adept in choosing the perfect leaves and bark to make her remarkable weavings.



Skin name: Ngaritjan
Language: Ganalbingu
Dreaming: Yirritja
Clan: Ganalbingu

Margaret Djarrbalabal is a senior fibre artist at Bula’Bula Arts. She is an excellent weaver who is renowned for her balgurr (kurrajong) fibre creations, compared to gunga (pandanus) which is primarily used amongst Yolngu fibre artists.