Greeting Governors: Glenda Chalker

In 1810 Auntie Glenda Chalker’s ancestors greeted Governor Lachlan Macquarie at Birragal Lagoon. In 2010 Auntie Glenda and her children and grandchildren re-enacted this greeting by meeting current Governor of NSW, Marie Bashir, at this same billabong and giving her flowers.

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Keywords: Identity; values; heritage; early settlement; change, city; change, attitudes