Legends of Land Rights

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40 Years Strong

27 September, 2017

Four Decades Since the Black Theatre in Redfern In October 1977, more than 200 Land Rights legends met at the Black Theatre in Redfern to […]

Legends of Land Rights Trailer

Legends of Land Rights Trailer

06 August, 2014

In celebrating 30 years of the NSW Aboriginal Land Rights Act NSW, the ‘Legends of Land Rights’ Project captures the stories of those who contributed in their way to the movement.

NSWALC Statewide Conference 2013: Honour Roll

NSWALC Statewide Conference 2013: Honour Roll

31 July, 2014

The Aboriginal Land Rights movement as we know it today could not have been made possible without the hard work and sacrifice of the following men and women from our land council network who have passed away. The names in this video appear in no specific order and were submitted by individual Local Aboriginal Land Councils and elected Councillors.

Legends of Land Rights: Frank Walker

Legends of Land Rights: Frank Walker

31 July, 2014

In the NSW Aboriginal Land Council’s ongoing series ‘Legends of Land Rights’ we profile former NSW parliamentarian Frank Walker. As Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Frank Walker was responsible for NSW being the first state, following the Northern Territory, to enact Aboriginal land rights legislation.

Legends of Land Rights: Tiga Bayles

Legends of Land Rights: Tiga Bayles

30 July, 2014

This Episode in 2 parts features Tiga Bayles who has fought for the rights and well being of Aboriginal people around the world. Tiga was instrumental in helping establish the 1972 Aboriginal Tent Embassy in Canberra and later went on to become the Chairperson of the New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council.