Update from Robert Eggington of 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 their battle to continue their work.
We speak with Bella Bropho spokesperson for the Swan Valley Nyungah Community about the forced removal of her people from their community land in Lockridge and their ongoing struggle to reclaim that land.
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.
Gerry Georgatos on the Aboriginal suicide crisis – from tragic to catastrophic
Qld Indigenous activist Sam Watson on a disturbing case of police brutality against Sheila Oakley
Cultural educator and film maker Dennis Simmons on his involvement in a first ever Aboriginal swim team from Perth to Rottnest.