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Searchable Aboriginal history timeline

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Arts Conflict Dispossession Education Health Land & land rights Massacres Northern Territory Intervention Politics Prison Protest Recognition Reconciliation Remains repatriation Self-determination Sport Stolen Generations Stolen wages Treaty

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Australian Aboriginal history is the only history that grows both ways – forward into the present and backwards into the past as new scientific methods indicate that archaeological sites are much older than originally thought.

Just as we have learned about your history, please learn about ours. — From the Ngambri petition claiming the area of Canberra, January 2007 [1]

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27 August 2009

The UN Rapporteur releases his statement on the NT intervention.

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[1] Koori Mail 394 p.11

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Korff, J 2019, Searchable Aboriginal history timeline, <https://creativespirits.info/aboriginalculture/history/australian-aboriginal-history-timeline>, retrieved 5 August 2020

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