Through my mother’s line I trace my heritage to two great warriors and formidable leaders of colonial times, Mannalargenna, of the northeast Coastal Plains Nation, and Tongerlongter of the east coast Oyster Bay Nation. Mannalargenna,
When Patsy Cameron AO reflects on the coercion carried out on Aboriginal people in Tasmania in the 1830s, it is impossible for her not to feel unreconciled grief for her ancestors.
Aboriginal Tasmanian leadership has now become the norm in devising government strategies and benefits, and we know that we are onto something powerful.
Tasmanian Regional Aboriginal Communities Alliance (TRACA) were delighted to read the revised policy for Aboriginal and Dual Naming released yesterday.
TRACA aspires to honouring the ancestors by reviving the many languages that were spoken in Tasmania.
Aboriginal Tasmanians welcomed the first ever Tasmanian Aboriginal Community Organisations and Heads of Agency Forum held this week in Hobart.
(TRACA) has welcomed a review of the model for returning land to the Aboriginal Community as a crucial part of the Tasmanian Government’s Reset Agenda.
TRACA has welcomed the Tasmanian Government’s extension of funding which supports local decision-making in Aboriginal communities.
The seven member organisations of TRACA wholeheartedly support the concept of the dual naming of Country and its features.
A path ahead? The time is right for healthy discussions around “belonging”