Traditional healer and teacher wants to 'marry both worlds of healing'

Lanie Tindale
Updated January 25 2024 - 9:46pm, first published 8:00pm

Traditional healer and teacher Yalmay Yunupingu received a standing ovation after her speech accepting the 2024 Senior Australian of the Year award.

Lanie Tindale

I am a reporter at The Canberra Times, and was previously a trainee. I have covered various topics at the masthead, including courts, federal politics, breaking news, features and opinion. I previously worked in digital news. I am now a general news reporter, with a focus on health. lanie.tindale@canberratimes.com.au.

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