Fact Box: Traditional stories
'How the Sun Came to Be' is a traditional Aboriginal tale, a Tjukurpa. All tribes have their own stories of how the sun first came to be. This tale comes from Central Victoria.
Traditional stories, such as legends, fairytales, myths and ballads often contain:
See the links on this page to find more traditional stories.
How the Sun Came to Be
The indigenous people of Australia are called Aborigines. To learn more about the history of the Aborigines of Australia, see the text 'The First Australians'.
Dreamtime explanation (BBC)
Relevant background material
How the Sun Came to Be [02:58]
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