Nhanganha Gutharraguda, Wula guda nyinda. This is Shark Bay. You come this way. Shark Bay is the traditional country of three Aboriginal language groups: Malgana, Nhanda and Yingkarta. The Malgana name for Shark Bay is Gutharraguda, which means ‘two bays’ or ‘two waters’.
In Malgana, the word Buthurru means 'sand'.