Aboriginal man's hanging depicted in Port Macquarie historical novel

[Emma Siossian and Cameron Marshall, ABC]

All we know about Terrymidgee is he was hanged on the October 25, in 1843, and the gallows were built for him outside the jail, at the present Rotary Park.

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Indigenous AFL players shocked after Qld vaccination mandate

[Chris De Silva, nine.com.au]

The AFL has issued an apology to its Indigenous players and staff as well as the AFL Players' Association after its call to make Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander players take a compulsory pneumococcal vaccination.

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CDU research informs global conservation effort

[by Leanne Miles]

The research gave us an understanding of the extent of lands over which Indigenous Peoples retain traditional connection is critical for several conservation and climate agreements.

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UMI Arts opens its 15th anniversary exhibition, Freshwater Saltwater 'Boundless'

[by Pip Miller]

Now open in celebration of UMI Arts 15th anniversary; Freshwater Saltwater 2020 exhibition featuring a collection of more than 30 works by 13 artists which showcases Queensland’s First Peoples’ perspective and in particular, the powerful spiritual and physical connection to Country.

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