A birth spirit who takes pity on baby spirits and puts them in hollow trees, streams, and caves where they are sure to be found. These places are usually associated with different totems. When a woman comes close to the baby spirit's hiding place, she knows at once what its totem is. See also Walla-gudjail-uan.



  • Reed, A. W. (1965). Myths and Legends of Australia. Sydney: A. H. and A. W. Reed, p. 62.