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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.

Just as we have learned about your history, please learn about ours. — From the Ngambri petition claiming the area of Canberra, January 2007 [1]

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20 March 2010

Veteran Aboriginal rights activist, Charles ‘Chicka’ Dixon, dies aged 81. Dixon was active in the Federal Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders and its campaign for the 1967 national referendum. Dixon was also active in the Aboriginal Tent Embassy …

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[1] Koori Mail 394 p.11

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Korff, J 2019, Searchable Aboriginal history timeline, <https://www.creativespirits.info/aboriginalculture/history/australian-aboriginal-history-timeline>, retrieved 20 March 2019

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