Blak, Black, Blackfulla: Language is important, but it can be tricky – great useful article
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Blak, Black, Blackfulla: Language is important, but it can be tricky – great useful article

By Jack Latimore – In this SMH article If you followed the last year’s Black Lives Matter uprisings, you will have noticed the word Blak being used by writers and commentators in Australia. Perhaps you dismissed it as a spelling error, or just considered it a bit of a head-scratcher until the next curio snagged…

Wi3W – Ep. 20 – Uncle Shane Charles speaks with Greg Dodge about Healing, Pedagogy and Country
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Wi3W – Ep. 20 – Uncle Shane Charles speaks with Greg Dodge about Healing, Pedagogy and Country

Born and bred in Shepparton, Victoria, Uncle Shane Charles, a proud Yorta Yorta, Wurundjeri and Boon Wurrung man, has worked in the education, justice and cultural heritage sectors, an academic, government advisor and most recently with the City of Melbourne. He also Co-Chairs the Aboriginal Studies and Indigenous Strategies Committee at La Trobe University and…

The Australian Dream –  by Stan Grant
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The Australian Dream – by Stan Grant

Watch for eight minutes and get a deeper sense of what occurred to First Nations people of this country. Is Australia really an intercultural safe haven of equal opportunity? Or is racism more prevalent than ever before? Stan Grant took to the stage for the last IQ2 debate of 2015. His speech is widely acknowledged…

‘Always Was, Always Will Be, Aboriginal Land’ – Written and Performed by Getano Bann.
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‘Always Was, Always Will Be, Aboriginal Land’ – Written and Performed by Getano Bann.

Getano Bann – Singer, Song Writer, Story Teller, Registered Music Therapist GETANO was raised on the banks of the Pioneer River in his home town of Mackay, North Queensland, Australia. Music, dance, storytelling and humour were an influential and integral part of his childhood, growing up in an extended Torres Strait Islander Family. “My Father…

What is Knowledge Exchange?
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What is Knowledge Exchange?

For many people of Australia, apart from the First Peoples (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders), have arrived from the many diverse cultural places and with deep historical narratives. Australia today is a vibrant, INTERCULTURAL country. We are home to the world’s oldest continuous cultures, as well as Australians who identify with more than 270 ancestries….

Some books worth reading (Pt.1)
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Some books worth reading (Pt.1)

We are going to compile a list of recommended books and films. We would love for your input and suggestions, so we can compile a definitive list here on our site. Please assist us by contacting us here Contradicts the conventional wisdom that native peoples were primitive hunter-gatherers History has portrayed Australia’s First Peoples, the…