Harry Tjutjuna was born in the bush circa 1930 at a place known as Walytjatjara. This place is north-east of Pipalyatjara community, where he resides today. Harry is one of the most senior Law men of the area; few of his generation are still alive. He is also a revered artists and Ngangkari (traditional healer). A native Pitjantatjara speaker, Harry has strong family ties to the APY (Anangu Pitjantjartjara Yankunytjatjara) Lands in South Australia, and into the west towards Warburton Ranges.