Karen Chong

Goobra Point - Honey Bee - Wankabel, 2007

99 x 152 cm

Acrylic on Belgian linen


"Wankabel means honey bee in our language. This story belongs to Sydney Island area and that there are no bees on Sydney Island because the big Balibal, the spotted stingray, jumps out of the water drowning the bees if they try and fly over to the island."