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STORIES

24 Mar 2017

Important new Papunya women's film

Video still of elderly woman

In Women’s History Month we celebrate the women of Papunya,a beautiful ground painting and a moving reunion with senior custodians including Tilau Nangala.

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COMMUNITY
VISITS

17 Mar 2017

Lockhart River community visitors

Four men and a child looking at a print on a table

Members of the Lockhart River community in Far North Queensland visited the National Museum recently to view cultural material in our collection.

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STORIES

3 Feb 2017

Memento of Wave Hill Walk-Off

A large metal trunk with a hinged lid. There are two clips at the front and a loop to attach a padlock. The trunk is rusty, has handle on either side and contains cooking utensils.

Brenda L Croft reflects on the significance of a tuckerbox owned by Aboriginal rights campaigner Brian Manning.

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