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Indigenous Australia

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There is a considerable information on Indigenous Australia from both Indigenous and Non-Indigenous sources.

This page links to the Indigenous Languages page and contains information on Tribal Areas, sporting involvement and individual sporting high achievers.

This page has been archived and is no longer being maintained.

The First Page has information on both The Arts & individual artists and Indigenous beliefs & culture.

This page has been archived and is no longer being maintained.

The Third Page covers community information, government involvement, health, legal matters and reports/research over a considerable period.

This page has been archived and is no longer being maintained.

The Fourth Page covers documents, current involvement, Indigenous media , information on reconciliation and general information.

Famous Indigenous Australians will be found using this link. For information about Indigenous Education, both for and about Indigenous people, use this link.

Language/Tribal Areas

Indigenous Languages

For information about, and links for, Indigenous languages click on the button below.

Tribal Areas

In some cases these also include language groups, clans, … .

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Sport

General Information

  • Aboriginal Football
    ‘A site dedicated to celebrating the enormous contribution Indigenous Australians have made to the game of Australian rules football - Australia’s home-grown football game’. Also see Marn Grook for more information.
  • Aborigines in Sport
    This is a file, created in 1987 by Colin Tatz. See later reference to his work.
  • ATSIC Sports Awards
    Archived page lists awards and winners from 1986 to 2003. An archived resource.
  • Australian Sports Commission
    ‘Games and Activities; Yulunga : full resource; Yulunga : individual games; Background’. Indigenous sport.
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  • Aboriginal Indigenous Sport
    Multiple sections cover all sports, facts and figures, Traditional Aboriginal games, resources, sports books and related articles. They also have a listing of Famous Aboriginal Athletes with brief summaries of their achievements.
  • National Indigenous Sport Development Program
    ‘The Australian Sports Commission, through the National Indigenous Sporting Development Program, provides funding to 16 National Sporting Organisations to coordinate and delivery mainstream sport participation and development programs that directly engage Indigenous communities’.
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  • Sport and Racism
    ‘Tatz catalogues the long history of poverty, adversity and racism that has dogged Aborigines in sport. Their Third World status is not just an historical episode from the bad old unenlightened days, either’. Review of a 1995 book on the subject by Colin Tatz - Obstacle Race : Aborigines in Sport.

Individual Athletes

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