Media Releases

Legal Assistance Sector Slams Federal Government’s Decision Group

Please click to view: MR 150615 Read more

Aboriginal Community Welcomes Matthew Groom’s Announcement

please click here to view press release: World Heritage 2015 Read more

Stop the Forced Closure of Aboriginal Communities in Western Australia -Second Day of Action

please click here to view: Press Release - National & International Day of Action - Forced closure of Aboriginal Communities WA Read more

Press Release – Tasmanian Aboriginal Warriors and Soldiers

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Aborigines Mount Challenge to State Government’s Heritage Destruction

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Stop the Cable Car on kunanyi

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Statement by State Secretary of Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre, Ms Ruth Langford.

Our past, our culture and our heritage form part of our present life as Aboriginal people. The care and protection of Tasmanian Aboriginal Heritage and Culture is Important to all Tasmanians as well. Parents, grandparents and so many more in an ancient line of ancestors, have taught us how our heritage informs and forms who we are as Aboriginal people today. It is not only our birthright but also our birth responsibility to care for and protect our Aboriginal cultural knowledge and ... Read more

Press Release – Forced into Battle – Call to Kill the Bill

State Secretary of the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre, Ms Ruth Langford, said today, “It is with a heavy heart that the Aboriginal Community of Tasmania awake this morning. Last night the Green/Labour Government chose to introduce a bill that will further remove the Community from our cultural birth responsibility and rights to care for and protect our own Heritage and Culture”. Ms Langford said, “What was particularly hurtful was the way the Government chose to introduce the bill that has dishonoured our people ... Read more
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