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Watch films about Flinders Island, Tasmanian Aboriginal country, history, cultural identity and museums.

Made for a purpose 3:55

Theresa Sainty, pakana (Tasmanian Aborigine)

A hard story to tell 1:38

Jillian Munday, palawa, (Tasmanian Aborigine)

Flinders Island 5:02

Tony Brown, Tasmanian Aborigine

Growing up on Cape Barren Island 3:19

Furley Gardner, Tasmanian Aborigine Elder

Mannalargenna, my ancestor 2:36

Clyde Mansell, Tasmanian Aborigine

Representing first peoples in museums 3:58

Lisa Coulson, Tasmanian Aboriginal

The missing 3:57

Julie Gough, trawlwoolway

A family history 4:46

David Gough, trawulway

The greatest honour of my life 2:08

Denise Gardner, Tasmanian Aborigine

Palawa kani — teaching Tasmanian Aboriginal languages 2:53

Tessa Atto, Tasmanian Aborigine

Claiming back country 4:24

pooralee-amee-amatta (Jim Everett), paymarena Elder

Connecting to the ancestors 2:35

Caroline Spotswood, lutruwita pakana woman, Tasmania

What my ancestors taught me 2:56

Aunty Leonie Dickson, Tasmanian Palawa Elder

Tasmanian Aborigines and GA Robinson 2:23

Greg Lehman, palawa, descendent of trawulwuy people

Objects and history 2:11

Greg Lehman, palawa, descendent of trawulwuy people

A petition to the Queen 3:33

Aunty Patsy Cameron, Tasmanian Aboriginal Elder

A broken promise 2:34

Aunty Patsy Cameron, Tasmanian Aboriginal Elder

Flinders Island

Explore Flinders Island, Tasmanian Aboriginal country, its people, and objects – old and new – that were on display in Encounters.

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