Update from Robert Eggington of Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation on their battle to maintain the Kyana Gallery

Update from Robert Eggington of Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation on their battle to maintain the Kyana Gallery.

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Extended interview: Robert and Selina Eggington of the Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation on their battle to maintain the Kyana Gallery

The Kyana Gallery, important bastion of cultural artefacts and artworks, and home to Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation and it’s cultural, healing, educational and political advocacy is under threat from the Indigenous Land Corporation by the lease being dissolved.

We talk with Robert and Selina about their life long work and theirĀ battleĀ to continue their work.

http://www.change.org/en-AU/petitions/indigenous-land-corporation-ilc-not-to-dissolve-the-rental-agreement-with-the-kyana-gallery-facility?share_id=GnMBDiuflt&utm_campaign=share_button_action_box&utm_medium=facebook&utm_source=share_petition

Robert Eggington of the Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation reading a piece that was to be published in ‘The West Australian’

Robert Eggington of the Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation reading a piece that was to be published in ‘The West Australian’.

Disgracefully the opinion piece was rejected by the West Australian editors in a blatantly prejudicial decision.

This talk was recorded at the Perth Trans Pacific Partnership Forum on the 5/2/2014.

Audio here….

Video here…