Gawarrgay is a featherless emu, and the head in the Coalsack represents a big waterhole on Earth.
This was interpreted by Fredrick (2008:70) as an 'emu sitting under a tea-tree', the emu being gao-ergi in the Coalsack.
The extent of the Coalsack drew many comments as the vastness of the nebula was revealed in all its glory.
The Coalsack looked like a black stain in the sky--a WOW moment indeed.
COALSACK saved national honour with a surprise success in the pounds 121,950 Gran Premio Carlos Pellegrini, on the turf at San Isidro, Buenos Aires, last Saturday.
Coalsack had run creditably in a number of big races.
, Coal Sack Prominent dark nebula near Crux (Southern Cross).
Worth Viewing (binoculars or telescope) Object Type Con 47 Tucanae Glcl Tuc M77 Glxy Cet Orion Nebula BrtN Ori Tarantula Nebula BrtN Dor Herschel's Jewel Box OpCl Cru Centaurus A Glxy Cen M41 OpCl Cma Omega Centauri GlCl Cen NGC 253 Glxy Scl NGC 247 Glxy Cet NGC 246 Plnb Cet Coalsack
DrkN Cru Fornax A Glxy For M48 OpCl Hya Full details on pages 82 to 84 Constellations Day Constellation 03 Pyxis 09 Hydra 11 Vela 21 Sextans 22 Antlia 24 Leo Minor 28 Chameleon Date of midnight culmination.
NGC 4755 lies between the Coalsack
and [beta] Centauri.