Australian doc ‘Gravel Road’ to make European debut
[supplied by Meredith Emmanuel]
The 2022 Soundscreen Film Festival has selected Australian documentary Gravel Road to screen at Palazzo dei Congressi e del Cinema in Ravenna, making its European premiere at the festival.
Historic Treaty agreement "on the cusp" as supporters rock Bendigo
[supplied by First Peoples' Assembly of Victoria]
Treaty Day Out, the biggest, blakest music festival on Victoria’s calendar saw 3,000 mob and allies rock out on Dja Dja Wurrung Country to an all-First Nations line-up on Saturday, as the First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria (the Assembly), is “on the cusp” of a landmark agreement with the State Government.
The tragic story behind this doll has been revealed as it's finally returned to Australia
[Sarah Maunder, SBS]
With it comes the story of its owner - believed to be a Tasmanian Aboriginal girl named Mithina (also spelled Mathinna), whose short life was marked by tragedy.
Sam Newman blasted for wild AFL rant
Controversial former footy star Sam Newman has been branded “disgusting” and the “absolute worst” following his wild rant over Indigenous Australians were honoured during last week’s AFL grand final.