Stay put, wankers! Cultural difference in hand gestures causes Top End confusion by 1057darwin published on 2013/07/11 07:54:45 +0000 There are some hand gestures in non-Indigenous cultures that are offensive to Indigenous people. Like the single finger curl to beckon someone to you. In some communities - this actually refers to an erect penis. But the confusion goes both ways, and simple gestures that are commonplace in communities, can be mistaken as pretty offensive elsewhere.