Searchable Aboriginal history timeline

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Australian Aboriginal history is the only history that grows both ways – forward into the present and backwards into the past as new scientific methods indicate that archaeological sites are much older than originally thought.

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— From the Ngambri petition claiming the area of Canberra, January 2007

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17 June 2003

Australia Post issues a set of stamps that celebrates the Papunya Tula school of art. The set shows four of the many artists: Ningura Napurrula (Pintupi, born c. 1938; $1.10), Naata Nungurrayi …

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[1] Koori Mail 394 p.11

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Korff, J 2020, Searchable Aboriginal history timeline, <https://stage.creativespirits.info/aboriginalculture/history/australian-aboriginal-history-timeline/>, retrieved 17 June 2024

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