Dingo, Ernie (1956-)

Also known as
Dingo, Ernest Ashley (1956-)
Dingo, Ernie
Oondamorrer
Field of activity
actor, comedian, teacher
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Resources for Ernie Dingo

Selected resources (21)

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)

  1. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographical Index (ABI) Entries

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  2. Coolwell, Wayne. My kind of people : Achievement, Identity and Aboriginality. 1993 : 77-91
    [1993]

    Summary: Views on Aborigiality, racism. Childhood memories, career details.

    Place: Western Australia (WA)

    Language: Wuthathi people (Y10) (Qld SC54-16);

  3. Groom, Susan. Karnanytjarra Pround and Strong. 1988 : 34-35. p14011
    [1988]

    Summary: Originally from Mullewa near Geraldton, Western Australia. Now lives in Sydney but travels overseas and around Australia with his job. Photograph.

    Place: Geraldton / Champion Bay (SW WA SH50-01); Mullewa (SW WA SH50-02); Sydney (NSW SI56-05)

  4. Jumbuma. September 1988 : 1.
    [1988]

    Summary: Narrator for video called Cultural Crossroads produced by the Queensland Department of Social Security

    Place: Queensland (Qld)

  5. Devlyn, D. What woman in her right mind would want Dingo as a surname. TV Week. AAIN. 25 June 1988 : 12.
    [1988]

    Summary: Mostly about his film work

  6. Womans Day Magazine. AAIN. (1)&(2) 28 March 1988.
    [1988]

    Summary: Account of his life and film roles in Tudawali and

    Place: Mullewa (SW WA SH50-02)

  7. Porter, T. Ernie Dingo : Aboriginal Comic has last laugh. Hobart Mercury. AAIN. 1988 June 1(11-13).
    [1988]

    Summary: Some backgroud. Mainly about his style of acting.

    Place: Hobart (SE Tas SK55-08)

  8. Promoting Aboriginal Australia. p 14318. Photo

    Summary: Picture of Ernie; notes on his address at Geraldton High 26.7.1988; see also Geraldton Guardian 5.8.1988.

    Place: Geraldton / Champion Bay (SW WA SH50-01)

  9. Van Nunen, Linda. The Games Ernie Plays. p14750 VAN

    Summary: Biographical detail on Ernie Dingo, born Oondamooroo on the Murchison River, WA. Photo.

    Place: Murchison River (WA South Pilbara SG50)

    Language: Wuthathi people (Y10) (Qld SC54-16);

  10. Artlook 5(7)1979 : 46
    [1979]

    Summary: Poem; Equality.

    Place: Western Australia (WA)

  11. Sadka, Donna. Not such a long step from Bullaroloo. Perth West Australian. AAIN Feb 14(1) 1985
    [1985]

    Summary: Plays the role of Monkee the Peace-maker in No sugar at the Festival of Perth. Background, plans, pics.

    Place: Perth (SW WA SH50-14)

  12. Aboriginal Newsletter 1985, 142 : p5
    [1985]

    Summary: Brief biography. Traditional name: Oondamorrer (means Shield). Featured in Davis play, No Sugar. Contracted by Elizabethan Theatre Trust.

    Place: Western Australia (WA)

  13. Koorier
    [Dec, (1987) p. 8]

    Summary: Photo. Present at launching of Nigel Parburys book, Survival.

    Place: New South Wales (NSW)

  14. Melbourne Herald, June 6, 1988 : 3
    [1988]

    Summary: Short, interesting article about his career in acting & as a comedian. Aged 31 years. Signed up by Channel 9 TV to do a reporting series. Career began in 1978. Latest role in Croc. Dundee II.

  15. Folklife our living hertage. Report of the Committee of Inquiry into Folklife in Australia. AGPS 1987 : 218
    [1987]

    Summary: Photo Performing at the 1987 National Folk Festival in Alice Springs.

    Place: Mparntwe / Alice Springs (South Central NT SF53-14)

  16. Chi, J & Kuckles. Bran Nue Dae. Currrency Pr, 1991
    [1991]

    Summary: Role of Tadple in Bran Nue Dae.

    Place: Western Australia (WA)

    Language: Wuthathi people (Y10) (Qld SC54-16);

  17. Deadly vibe
    [Iss. 89 (2004), p. 16]

    Summary: Television presenter; born Western Australia; Yamitji; career highlights; work with Youth On Health Festival, or YOHfest

    Place: Mullewa (SW WA SH50-02); Sydney (NSW SI56-05)

  18. Too many tears : an autobiographical account of stolen generations,
    Vicenti, Heather.
    [p. 34]
    Published: St Albans, Vic. : Meme Media, 2008,

    Summary: First group of children taken to Roelands Mission all from Pilbara region: Jack Braeside, Harold White, Reg Rivers, Amy Robinson, Molly Damer, Vera Bully, Marcie (Marcellene) Holt, Ronald Donnelly (uncle of Ernie Dingo, buried Bunbury cemetery (1996 grave located and Ernie, Ronald Donnelly's mother and Bob Chitty visited); Myrtle Heather part of second group

    Place: Roelands (SW WA SI50-06); Pilbara area (WA SF50, SF51, SG50)

  19. Koori heritage stories : Bega Valley Shire Far South Coast New South Wales / [researched and compiled by Susan Dale Donaldson and Sue Norman],
    [p. 56,]
    Published: Bega, N.S.W. : Bega Valley Shire Council, 2012,

    Summary: Photograph: "The Umbarra Tour Guides with Ernie Dingo, 1998. Umbarra Cultural Centre. Back row L to R: Lorraine Naylor, Sharon Mason, Amanda Tighe, Eric Naylor. Front row L to R: Randall Mumbler, Belinda Campbell, Ernie Dingo and Stephen Foster"

    Place: Wallaga Lake (NSW Far S Coast SJ55-04); Bega map area (NSW Far S Coast SJ55-04)

  20. Young days : Bankstown Aboriginal Elders Oral History Project / Gaele Sobott, editor,
    [page 140,]
    Published: Bankstown, NSW : BYDS, 2013,

    Summary: Photograph 3: "John, his daughter Kimberley, Ernie Dingo and LaPa (Bruce Stewart) at the 2010 NAIDOC ball"

    Place: Sydney (NSW SI56-05)

  21. Dancing in shadows : history of Nyungar performance,
    Haebich, Anna.
    [pages 214-215, 242, 246, 263-265, 267, 269]
    Published: Crawley, W.A. : UWA Publishing, 2018,

    Summary: Ernie Dingo; actor; with Richard Walley started Middar Aboriginal Theatre in, Perth, Western Australia, 1978; acted in documentary play, Kullark, by Jack Davis (1979); play, Dreamers, by Jack Davis (Festival of Perth, February, 1982); play, No Sugar, by Jack Davis (Festival of Perth, February, 1985); First Born Trilogy, by Jack Davis (Melbourne, 1988); musical, Bran Nue Dae, by Jimmy Chi and Kuckles (Festival of Perth, 1990); trained as a sign-writer

    Place: Perth (SW WA SH50-14)

    Language: Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah people (W41) (WA SI50);

Resources by Ernie Dingo (77)

  1. DNA nation
    [ Video : 2016 ]
    Possibly online
    At 57 libraries
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  2. Ernie Dingo interviewed
    Dingo, Ernie
    [ Sound : 1983 ]
    At UQ Library
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  3. [Ernie Dingo : Art & Artist Files (Australia and New Zealand)]
    Dingo, Ernie
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    At Nat Gall Aus Res
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  4. Dreaming of Lords
    [ Video : 2009 ]
    At 7 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39,521.711)

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  5. First footprints. The great drought
    [ Video : 2013 ]
    At 8 libraries
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  6. First footprints. The great flood
    [ Video : 2013 ]
    At 8 libraries
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  7. First footprints
    [ Video : 2013 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  8. The Kimberley / with Ernie Dingo
    [ Video : 1994 ]
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  9. Five poems
    Dingo, Ernie
    [ Book : 1986 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  10. First footprints. Super nomads
    [ Video : 2013 ]
    At 10 libraries
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  1. The games Ernie plays / Linda Van Nunen
    Van Nunen, Linda
    [ Book : 1991 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 52,147.855)

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  2. DNA nation
    [ Video : 2016 ]
    Possibly online
    At 57 libraries
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  3. Making up is hard to do
    Macdonald, Fiona
    [ Book : 1990 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  4. Just being Ernie / by Paul Myers
    Myers, Paul
    [ Book : 2004 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 37,100.07)

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  5. Bessie Dingo / Nan Broad
    Broad, Nan, 1933-
    [ Book : 1994 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  6. Australia Today Series : Aboriginal Australians / Visual Media Pty Ltd
    Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation (Australia)
    [ Video, Sound : 1990 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,311.816)

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  7. Ernie Dingo / written by Grant McCallum
    McCallum, Grant
    [ Book : 1998-2001 ]
    At 15 libraries
    Ernie Dingo / written by Grant McCallum
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  8. Ernie Dingo : king of the kids : an Australian's story / Sally Dingo
    Dingo, Sally
    [ Book : 2000 ]
    Possibly online
    At 59 libraries
    Ernie Dingo : king of the kids : an Australian's story / Sally Dingo
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  9. Yubulyawan Dreaming Project part 1/ produced by Paul Taylor
    Taylor, Paul
    [ Sound, Video : 2004-2014 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  10. State of Shock : photographs taken during filming
    Bradbury, David
    [ Photograph : 1997 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  1. Naylor, Lorraine (1952-)
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  2. Hammond, Louise
    Actor
    ... Dingo, Ernie ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.69)

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  3. Mason, Sharon
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  1. The many talents of Ernie Dingo
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 29 June 1992 p 36 Article Illustrated
    ... Ernie Dingo in a scene from Tudawali, for which he received international acclaim at the Banff Film ... Festival, one of the many highlights of Oondamooro — a Profile of Ernie Dingo on SBS at 8.30 tonight ... 654 words
    • Text last corrected on 9 July 2019 by helenrca
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  2. Ernie Dingo Hosts Youth Kickstart Expo
    Torres News (Thursday Island, Qld. : 1957-2015) Friday 23 October 1998 p 12 Article Illustrated
    ... Ernie Dingo Hosts Youth Kickstart Expo At a recent 'Youth Kickstart Expo' in Alice Springs, Defence ... Force Careers Reference Centre Darwin staff met The Great Outdoors host Ernie Dingo, who was guest ... 97 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4,241.067)

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  3. Ernie Dingo defence enshrined in Australian law
    The Chaser (Glebe, NSW : 1999 - 2005) Friday 5 April 2002 p 5 Article
    ... Ernie Dingo defence enshrined in Australian law MELBOURNE, Tuesday: Racism against Aborigines can ... hardly exist if Ernie Dingo can be doing so well for himself, a Victorian Supreme Court judge held in a ... 127 words
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  1. Our dingo, Ernie / by Molly Ridley-Davison and Aliya Ridley-Davison ; illustrated by Dub Leffler
    Ridley-Davison, Molly
    [ Book : 2012 ]
    At 46 libraries
    Our dingo, Ernie / by Molly Ridley-Davison and Aliya Ridley-Davison ; illustrated by Dub Leffler
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  2. Ernie Dingo
    [ ]
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    At WhitehorseManning
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  3. Talking Language with Ernie Dingo
    Ernie Dingo
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    At VACL
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  4. Dingo : the story of our mob / Sally Dingo
    Dingo, Sally, 1953-
    [ Book : 2001 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
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  1. Talking Language : series 1 / with ...
    Allam, Ramahn
    [ Poster, chart, other : 2013 ]
  2. Portrait of Ernie Dingo in rehearsa ...
    Australian Over ...
    [ Photograph, Government publication : 1992 ]
    Portrait of Ernie Dingo in rehearsals, 11 October 1992 / Overseas Information Bureau
  3. State of Shock : photographs taken ...
    Bradbury, David
    [ Photograph : 1997 ]
  4. Stompen Ground '92 music festival i ...
    Australia.Abori ...
    [ Photograph : 1992 ]
  5. Survival Day concert at Waverley Ov ...
    Australia.Abori ...
    [ Photograph : 1998 ]
  6. Walk for Reconciliation and Corrobo ...
    Australian Inst ...
    [ Photograph : 2000 ]
  1. Making waves. -Ernie Dingo talks-
    Mordue, Mark
    Simply Living
    [ Article : 1991 ]
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  2. Every dingo has his day. -Ernie Dingo-
    Bateman, Philippa
    HQ Magazine
    [ Article : 1990 ]
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  3. Ernie Dingo actor and television presenter
    Imhoff, Virginia
    Country Style (Alexandria NSW)
    [ Article : 2008 ]
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  4. Comedian with a sting. -Ernie Dingo-
    Lewis, Berwyn
    Australia Now
    [ Article : 1993 ]
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Ernie Dingo, actor, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. [Dinawan Koori Productions : programs and related material collected by the National Library of Australia]
    [ Published : 1900 ]
    At National Library
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.127)

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  3. Communication research report : Aboriginal Reconciliation Unit April, 1993 / prepared for Aboriginal Reconciliation Unit
    Reark Research Proprietary Limited
    [ Unpublished : 1993 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.108)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.108)

  1. LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1993 - PROCLAMATION
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 12 January 1996 [Issue No.3] p 115

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation

    ... , ERNIE PAGE E.T. Page, B.E., B. Comm., M.P., Minister for Local Government GOD SAVE THE QUEENI SCHEDULE ... Portion 96 generally westerly to Yellow Rocks Creek; by that creek downwards and Dingo Creek upwards to ... 3301 words
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  2. REGISTRATION OF STOCK BRANDS ACT, 1921.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 20 July 1923 [Issue No.81] p 3163

    Government Gazette Notices Illustrated

    ... Janies, Kilmar nock, Dingo Creek" Hapgood Sidney, Fern Tree Farm, Ter meil, transferred from William ... 43599 words
    • Text last corrected on 31 December 2018 by PhilThomas
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  3. LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1993 - PROCLAMATION
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 19 June 1998 [Issue No.94] p 4381

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation

    ... sealed at Sydney, this 10th day of June, 1998. By His Excellency's Command, Emie Page ERNIE PAGE, M ... Parish of Dingo, County of Murchison; by that boundary generally northwesterly to the easternmost corner ... 5388 words
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  1. Ernie Dingo
    National Nine Network (Australia)
    [ Video : 1994 ]
    At UNSW Library
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  2. [Ernie Dingo]
    [ Video : 2014 ]
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  3. [Ernie Dingo]
    [ Video : 2014 ]
    At UQ Library
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  4. Ernie Dingo charged over alleged slapping
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. News
    [ Sound : 2010 ]
    View online
    At ABC Radio National
    Ernie Dingo charged over alleged slapping
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  1. Music and meaning: the Aboriginal rock album
    Dunbar-Hall, Peter
    Australian Aboriginal Studies
    [ Article, Map, Book : 1997 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  1. CREAM Alfred
    CREAM Alfred
    Created by KeithWA, 104 items.

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