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Lag Meta Aus: Home in the Torres Strait

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The National Museum of Australia extends thanks to a great number of individuals and organisations who have assisted in the creation of this exhibition. These include the Torres Strait Regional Authority, Gab Titui Cultural Centre, Prescribed Body Corporates of Mer, Erub, Saibai, Boigu and Iama, the Kaurareg Tribal Council of Elders, Dana Ober, Vic McGrath, Ned David, Milton Savage, John and Barbara Singe, Leitha Assan, Diat Alferink, Goenaw Isua, Benny Hodges, Charles Passi, Aven Noah, Alick Tipoti, Ken Thaiday, Dian Lui and Dr John Burton.

A coloured photograph of the back view of a woman standing on  a podium. She is holding an open book and facing a microphone.
A bible reading at the church service held during the opening celebrations of the Gab Titui Cultural Centre in 2004. Photo: George Serras.