Strong Voices 11-06-2021

11th Jun 2021

A peak Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation working for the health and wellbeing of Australia’s First Peoples has urged the Australian government to embrace the Uluru statement from the Heart.

Commenting on the fourth anniversary of the Uluru statement … Lowitja director, Selwyn Button a Gunggari man from south-west Queensland has urged the Federal government to embrace “ this gift for the nation.”

  • We hear about the journey of an Arrente woman who along with her first husband has advocated for the repatriation of members of the Stolen Generation.
  • We will also hear about how telehealth has impacted the remote community of Tjuntjuntjara in Western Australia throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Members of the Arrente Grandmothers Group will also be on the program talking about a recently donated painting which will be auctioned off to raise funds for them to run a night patrol service throughout Alice Springs.
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