Topics: Government policy

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South Coastal - view

Uncle Greg Simms tells how his family and many others were pushed, or dragged if they wouldn’t leave voluntarily, off the land that was used for the Warragamba dam

West - view

moving to Kingswood when he was five to avoid the authorities

South West - view

drink (denied Aboriginal people until 1967)

Central - view

received funding from the Commonwealth Department of Health

South Coastal - view

Janny was funded through the Department of Employment and Industrial Relations

West - view

resumed by the Aborigines Welfare Board. Uncle Gordon, among others, is trying to reclaim the site under heritage laws along with the Native Institute site on the Rooty Hill Rd

South West - view

Auntie Frances Bodkin was put in fourteen foster homes and Paramatta Girls Home

West - view

many Aboriginal families were shipped around Sydney

Central - view

Native Title claim for Gadigal land

South Coastal - view

voting for the first time after the 1967 referendum

South Coastal - view

The Homes Trust, where materials and land were allocated in The Valley but people were left to put the houses together themselves

South West - view

changes in the Land Rights Act and the land councils and the effect it has had

West - view

Native Title Act

Central - view

NSW Aboriginal Land Rights Act

South Coastal - view

assimilation policy

West - view

Julie Janson reads the letter from The Office of Environment and Heritage permitting damage to the Colebee site

West - view

map of the Darug Native Title claim area and the area covered by the Indigenous land use agreement

Central - view

many children were being taken away

South Coastal - view

dodging the welfare officer, who was determined to take them away

West - view

hearing for the Native Title Claim over Portland Head and how the Land Commissioner, despite the many sites shown to him, decided that the Darug people could not establish ongoing connection to country