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A broken promise


Caution: This exhibition and website includes images and names of deceased people that may cause distress to
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Flinders Island

Aunty Patsy Cameron is a Tasmanian Aborigine Elder and a descendant of the Tasmanian Aborigine resistance leader Mannalargenna. Aunty Patsy talks about how Mannalargenna negotiated with British authorities for his people’s freedom, but how their betrayal led to exile.