Video #19 COVID-19: How does it spread

In this program, Richard Trudgen and Djiniyini Gondarra are joined by microbiologist, Dr Kerry Mills, to talk through how the coronavirus moved very quickly from China to other places; how it moves from one person to another person, and how it is not about the type of transport, but the people on that transport that carry the virus from one place to another.


The traditional worldview of Yolŋu means they want in-depth, science-based information in order to understand any new topic. This is what Yolŋu call the “dhuḏi-dhäwu” – the deep true story. This full series of videos attempts to answer some of their questions from a Yolŋu worldview, using their linguistic construction of knowledge.

Watch the full series by clicking the links below:

Please note: Videos 1–7 are currently not available due to the unfortunate passing of one of the presenters. These videos will come back online again once permission is given from the family. Thank you for your understanding.