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Claiming back country


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

pooralee-amee-amatta (Jim Everett), paymarena Elder, reflects on the struggle for the recognition of Tasmanian Aborigines, and recalls the reclaiming of putalina (Oyster Cove) as traditional land in 1984.