Artist: Uncle Henry Fourmile
Hendrick Fourmile is Gimuy Wallabarra Yidinji Man. A traditional owner of Cairns (Gimuy).
He is a descendant of his great grandfather's Jirtigiug and king Yeini of Cairns. His boundary lines are north of the Barron River south to Rice creek west to Emerald creek and the oceans of the Coral Sea.
Whilst Henry owns his own business as painter and decorator he is actively involved in art and culture. Henry's art includes screen printing and ceramics. Well-known for his ceramic shield design necklace and coolamons.
His art is a cultural practice be it in the form of storytelling for organisations special events and school to handmade gifts for visitors and foreign executives and ambassadors. Represents the Gimuy Walubara Yidinji nation.
These two designs on the back and front of the Taipans jersey represents a central place of sportsmanship on Gimuy country. And whether it be near or far from home the community members come together to champion on the Cairns Taipans Basketball Team.
Rep this unique story with pride in this Cairns Taipans 22/23 Indigenous Jersey - Keanu Pinder. It features indigenous artwork incorporated with the team wordmark on our premium, sports mesh fabric.
- Premium lightweight sports mesh fabric
- Champion branded woven jock tag
- Quick drying & moisture wicking
- Increases airflow & prevents odours
- Overlapping side seams with side splits
- Fits true to size, size up for a looser fit.