[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DP130102514]
Researchers Dr Bruno David
Brief description Australia's closest Indigenous neighbours in southern Papua New Guinea have long been thought to have been in contact with long-distance seafarers only in the last 2000 years. This project will document recent archaeological findings that are causing a radical rethink of ancestral connections between Australia and southern Papua New Guinea.
Funding Amount $760,000
Funding Scheme Discovery Projects