Indigenous Australians are not one group; Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders throughout Australia have different thoughts, ideas and beliefs. Today their cultures are a mix of contemporary and traditional ways and practices.
Outline of Indigenous Australian history and culture.
Watch artists talk about their work and the Dreaming.
Timelines from the pre-contact period until the present day.
Dispossession, health, racism, Aboriginal Deaths in Custody, alternatives to custody and Aboriginal Stockmen and women.
Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders have their own unique flags.
Beliefs and practices, the Dreaming, Dreaming Stories, Mimi and the Tagai.
Changing culture, contemporary arts, living languages and cultural property
Indigenous families, the Stolen Generations, Link Up and Government Institutions for Children.
Land rights, native title, terra nullius, land use, Mabo, Tent Embassy and stories of resistance and massacres.
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