More stories from the CAAMA team

  • Strong Words From The Group Behind Melbourne Protests on Australia Day

    The Warriors for Aboriginal Resistence teamed up with the First Nations League to organise the huge protest that interrupted official Australia Day celebrations in Melbourne this week.

    Hear their strong voices speak out about Aboriginal rights and why they can’t accept Australia Day, and get the inside view of the protests!

  • Survival Day in Alice Springs 2015

     

     

  • Nyoongar Mob cross Nullarbor to share their struggle !

     

    Western Australian Nyoongar human rights campaigner Marianne McKay says it was important for her people to be a part of national unity protest action on Survival Day in Canberra…. to alert  the country about what is happening in the west.

    A group of thirty supporters made the long journey across the Nullarbor to voice their concerns about Western Australian Premier Colin Barnett’s recent announcement that he intends to close down more than a hundred and fifty remote Aboriginal communities .

  • Protestors in Melbourne Disrupt Official Australia Day Parade

    Hundreds of protesters interrupted the official Australia Day parade on Swanson Street in Melbourne to advocate for Aboriginal rights. The group broke through police barriers to follow the parade, shouting “always was, always will be Aboriginal land”.

    A smaller group Aboriginal people held a smoke ceremony and played didgeridoo in a circle near the intersection of Collins and Swanson Streets, while the protestors continued on to Birrarung Marr – a traditional meeting place for the local Aboriginal community – where a corroboree and speeches were held.

  • Backstage @ Golden Guitars – All Smiles


    Singer-songwriter Luke O’Shea was the big winner at the 43rd Country Music Awards, picking up three gongs including Male Artist of the Year for his album Sing You Up. Back stage the Winners where emotional, ecstatic and just plan overwhelmed with emotion at claiming one or more of these prestige’s awards.
    CAAMA Radio broadcast this event live to air around Australia.