You are born, you die, you are born again as an animal, human or other life form .
The rituals that are performed enable the aborigine to return to the womb of all time which is another word for "Dream Time".
The body is placed on a raised platform for several months, covered in native plants. "When nothing but bones are left, family and friends will scatter them in a variety of ways.
They sometimes wrap the bones in a hand-knitted fabric and place them in a cave for eventual disintegration or place them in a naturally hollowed out log".
Some emerged at their specific sites and stayed spiritually in that vicinity.