Indigenous All Stars

A poem by Zelda Quakawoot, Mackay, Queensland

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So proud to see
Before our eyes
The dreams of many
Come to life
A flock of warriors grace the field
As all Australians come to yield
And watch with pride
With flags above
The warriors played a game with love
Now footy is us
A game of greats
Indigenous All Stars
Territories and states
Though history is tough
And life is long
Respect for culture
Is still so strong!

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[1] Koori Mail 475 p.26

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Korff, J 2020, Indigenous All Stars, <https://creativespirits.info/aboriginalculture/arts/poems/indigenous-all-stars>, retrieved 15 August 2020

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