Watch Daisy Allan give this powerful Welcome to Country in palawa kani, the language of Tasmanian Aborigines at the opening of MONA FOMA, Launceston
Daisy was thrilled to speak palawa kani to open Mona Foma Music and Arts Festival. "It was an honour to speak at the same event as such incredible artists performing in Indigenous languages, Jeremy Dutcher and Australian band Ripple Effect".
All Lives Will Matter When Black Lives Matter
Protest Gathering: Franklin Square 5.30 pm today
Aborigines and our supporters will today stand in solidarity with the Warlpiri of Yuendumu and all other Aboriginal communities in Australia who have lost loved ones in the ongoing war between Australia and Aboriginal people.
The CEO of the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre, Heather Sculthorpe, said, “Australia still has blood on its hands. From the dispossession of our people to the latest police shooting of an Aboriginal teenager in ...
palawa kani Resources for Educators 2019
nipaluna/Hobart Language Day 2019
nipaluna/Hobart Language Day was held at Parliament lawns nipaluna (Hobart) on Saturday March 30.
The theme was 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages. Over 300 people attended.
palawa kani activities were: Opening - Daisy Allan, milaythina-mana Dewayne Everettsmith,
kanaplila luna Women's Dances, Sharing Aboriginal place names - June Sculthorpe;
& Hands-on workshops throughout the day: rri karati-ti Hands in friendship
- ochre handprints on a banner for International Indigenous Languages Year,
rayakana nipaluna song + kanalaritja kitina stringing a shell bracelet with Rosetta Thomas and Tessa Atto,
and truwuta ...
TAC Annual Report 2017-18
pakana newsletter July 2018
Ada Marshall (aged 7) and Cooper Marshall (aged 11) pulingina for TMAG Children's Festival in nipaluna (Hobart), April 2018.
ABORIGINAL CENTRE FEARS POLITICAL INTERFERENCE IN PROSECUTION OF RODNEY FLOWERS...
The Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre has accused the Tasmanian government of ‘leaning on normal legal processes’ to prevent prosecution of political activist Rodney Flowers.
Spokesperson and former Legal Director Michael Mansell, said, “This smells fishy. This stinks of political interference.
The Hodgman government campaigned in Braddon for a free reign for 4 wheel drivers regardless of any damage caused to Aboriginal heritage. It is alleged that Rodney Flowers deliberately drove on the closed Arthur-Pieman ...