Lake Eyre Basin Aboriginal Way Map Launched In Mbantwe Alice Springs

10th Aug 2018

Last week, the new Lake Eyre Basin Aboriginal Way Map was launched at Alice Springs Desert Park. The Map outlines trading routes, song lines, language groups & gives information about the management of water & land in the region after consultations with communities in the region. 

AIATSIS will now look after the management & distribution of the map and is available here.

Below is audio featuring ceremony & speeches from the launch event of the map. Interviews from members of committees also feature below. 

Photo & audio: Philippe Perez

Speeches & ceremony at the launch party of the Lake Eyre Basin Aboriginal Way Alice Springs Desert Park.

George Cooley - Lake Eyre Basin Community Advisory Committee members representing South Australia

Brenda Shields - Lake Eyre Basin Community Advisory Committee members representing the Northern Territory