STRONG VOICES - Wednesday 11-04-2018

11th Apr 2018

It is Wednesday the 11th of April, 2018 - And we have some super interesting interviews for you in today’s program:

·       We talk to two young aboriginal activist – Ruby Wharton and Dylan Voller - they are currently part of the STOLENWEALTH protests taking place in the Gold Coast - raising awareness to a world-stage about of the treatment of Aboriginal people in Australia….

·      You will also hear an interview conducted at FREEDOM CAMP - the camp established in the Gold Coast to provide information to non-indigenous Australians and international visitors about the effects of colonisation on First Nations people - with Gold Coast resident Lindy Donato who openly admits she had never met an Aboriginal person in her life. 

·       And also, you may have heard – Yongul elders from North-East Arhnem land met this week with His Royal Highness Prince Charles – and a ‘Letter Stick’, claiming Yongul sovereign rights was given to the Prince. CAAMA’s Paul Wiles spoke with the new independent Member for Nhulunbuy in the NT Parliament - Yingiya Mark Guyula to find out more about it!!

Hosted By Teghan Hughes