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The Diary, which is the Official Diary for the 2012 National Year of Reading, includes:

  • day-to-a-page (except weekends),
  • 320 pp,
  • 26 full colour brilliant reproductions of Central Australian art from DesArt affiliated art centres,
  • flaps back and front, including year at-a-glance chart,
  • two internal perforated card pull-out bookmarks,
  • colour regional map, showing geographical origins of each artwork.


Jukurrpa – Pronounced joo-kur-pa (with the ‘oo’ as in put) – is the Warlpiri spelling of the word which means Dreaming, Story or Law. In some Central Australian languages it is also spelt Tjukurpa / Pitjantjatjara and Tjukurrpa / Pintupi).

IAD Press is the publishing arm of the Institute for Aboriginal Development (IAD) in Alice Springs. All funds raised from the sale of the diary goes to support the ongoing work of IAD in supporting Central Australian Aboriginal people controlling the education and publication of resources that supports their languages and culture. For more information please contact: