History

March 30, 2016
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Sorry Day: remembering and unfinished business

During the twentieth century Australia removed tens of thousands of Indigenous children from their parents, families and communities. In 1997 a 600-page report titled “Bringing Them Home” was tabled in […]
March 21, 2016

Noongar Timeline

    Noongar dancers and Elders at WA Parliament during 2009 The following is a timeline of Noongar history and was originally published online in 2015.  It will be updated […]
March 18, 2016
Picture showing demolition and groundwork around 'The Deanery' circa 2014

Anglican diocese lands in a moral conundrum

The following Opinion Piece was published in the West Australian Newspaper on Boxing Day 2014, I am posting it here as it is not accessible elsewhere online   Anglican diocese […]
March 18, 2016

Carrolup Art

Parnell Dempster ‘Down to Drink’ (circa 1949) The highly acclaimed Carrolup school of Noongar Art was inspired by the artwork of Stolen Generation Noongar children who painted at Carrolup River […]