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2014 Gathering Conference

25 March 2014

Gathering of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ex-service men and women and researchers.

Serving Our Country

Interview: Mick Dodson

22 March 2014

Professor Mick Dodson recently spoke with Hillary Smale on the Kimberley Morning show with Kimberley ABC Radio Australia regarding the Serving Our Country project on the 21st May 2014.

Mick Dodson, Ray Minniecon and John Maynard at the Sydney Yarn Up

Sydney Yarn Up

21 March 2014

Ray Minniecon is the organiser of the Redfern Anzac Day March and ceremony. His brothers Phillip and Sterling served in the Defence forces. Ray was kind enough to drop by and talk with John, Mick and Craig at the Redfern Community Centre, NSW Australia, where he spoke about the march and shared his knowledge of veterans and ex-servicemen and women.

Lismore NSW

Lismore Yarn Up

14 March 2014

This solid community has many connections with ex-service men and women but unfortunately due to community sorry business our turn out was not so strong, however this is a place that the project wo

John Maynard, June Rose and Mick Dodson at the Newcastle Yarn Up.

Newcastle Yarn Up

14 March 2014

The project’s first community Yarn Up was held at the Yamuloong Conference Centre in Newcastle.

DVA Funding Announcement

01 March 2014

Today, I would like to especially mention my Department’s contribution of $400,000 to the Australian National University coordinated project ‘A history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peop


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