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Fishing in Sydney Harbour

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.


Port Jackson

Aboriginal people around Port Jackson were the first to experience the effects of British colonisation in Australia. Sydney Aboriginal people still fish in Sydney Harbour today. Gai-mariagal man Dennis Foley talks about the significance of Currungul, North Head, and carrying on family fishing traditions.