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Let’s talk Indigenous recognition!

Let’s talk Indigenous recognition!

National Reconciliation Week runs from 27 May to 3 June and bookends two important milestones for the country’s Indigenous people – the successful 1967 referendum that recognised Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the national census; and the 1992 High Court Mabo decision that legally recognised Indigenous land rights. This year’s theme is ‘Let’s Talk Recognition’ and to celebrate, GirlsGerms revisits the achievements and leadership of some of Australia’s Indigenous women…