Graham Brady is a Western Gugu Yalanji Kawanji Bama, and a Kullali man.  He grew up on Palm Island, Cherbourg and Brisbane and in later years moved to Cairns to be closer to Country.  He is the Son of late Pastor Donald (Kawanji) and the late Aileen Brady.  He has been strong in passing down the cultural knowledge to his children, grandchildren and extended family members.

Graham is a political and cultural educator and innovator prominent in bringing back culture and teaching the wisdom and law passed to him by his father, mother, aunties and uncles.