Australian History

May 28, 2017
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From Reconciliation to Engagement

Carol Innes (Co Chair of Reconciliation WA) 27 May 2017 Wadjemup (Rottnest Island) Good morning I would like to thank my brothers for the Welcome to Country.  I would like […]
January 26, 2017
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Australia Day & Indigenous Sovereignty

  ‘All Aborigines from Sydney onwards are to be made prisoners of war and if they resist they are to be shot and their bodies hung from trees in the […]
January 3, 2017
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‘Every Mother’s Son Is Guilty’: Policing the Kimberley frontier of Western Australia 1882 – 1905 – Review

It’s not often you can judge a book by its cover but in this case you can. The picture of around 100 Kimberley men chained at the neck in Wyndham, […]
September 12, 2016
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Australia Hates the First Australians

Did that get your attention? We are a country that still celebrates Australia Day. Australia prides itself on its all-inclusive ideals and multiculturalism; however, none of those ideals apply to […]