I.B.I.S (lore)

Listen to I.B.I.S. from Lore: Gathering

  • Torres Strait Islands
  • Music, Songs & Language, Highlights

This track features the First Nations' language, Kala Lagaw Ya.

The local I.B.I.S store is more than just a place to purchase goods; it is the community hub where locals gather to catch up on Island news and escape the heat, while wondering what to buy.

Lyrics and Poetic Translation

Kayin goeyga kadaka mizi - A new day is beginning

Mina kapunga - That’s really good

Ngaykia kapu ub - The most wonderful feeling is coming over me

Inub goeyga kappa goeyga - Today is a really good day

thaumayka ngoelmun dhiui - We’re feeling deadly and having fun