Lindy Nungarrayi Brodie was born on 14th April 1973, she grew up in Alroy Downs (270 km North East of Tennant Creek) and speaks Warramungu.
She started her painting career in Alice Springs at Jukurrpa Arts before moving to Tennant Creek to join Julalikari Arts or Pink Palace in 2003. Finally, she joined the Tartukula Artists in Barkly Regional Arts in 2012.
Her paintings often revisit the story of her family during the 1940s. She has also interests in life in camps surrounding Tennant Creek, in biblical themes and animals.
Earlier in her career, she has been known for a series of paintings recording of the building of the Alice Springs-Darwin rail link through her country.