Country, Culture, People, Future

Videos

Watch the 2015 On-Country Bush Meeting at Yule River

Posted: August 23rd, 2016

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In September of 2015, Traditional Owners from across Western Australia met at Yule River to discuss their concerns about the WA Aboriginal Heritage Act Amendment Bill and the State Government’s Regional Services Reform Plan.

This film documents the participants, processes, and outcomes of that meeting.

For more information about the 2016 On-Country Bush Meeting at Yule River, you can download the flyer here.

PKKP Native Title Determination Video

Posted: March 1st, 2016

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In September 2015, the Puutu Kunti Kurrama and Pinikura (PKKP) peoples celebrated the legal recognition of their native title rights. This video documents these moments and some of the lives the decision has influenced.

After 14 years, the government of Australia has recognised what the PKKP peoples have always known.

 

Jurruru Native Title Determination Film

Posted: February 22nd, 2016

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After a 15 year legal process, the Federal Court of Australia has recognised what the Jurruru people have always known.

Banjima Native Title Determination Film

Posted: October 15th, 2014

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On 11th March 2014 the Banjima people of the Central Pilbara region of WA celebrated the formal recognition under Australian Law of their cultural rights to approximately 10,200 square kilometres of traditional lands, at their on-country determination held in Karijini National Park.

Watch the video commemorating this significant milestone for the Banjima people. 

Preserving Badimia Language

Posted: September 19th, 2013

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Watch this inspiring story from ABC Mid West on on Badimia Elder Ollie George and the great work being done to preserve languages in the Yamatji region…

Victor Mourambine

Posted: September 6th, 2012

Watch Victor Mourambine, Co-Chair of the Board of Directors, reflect on his experiences of native title in Austalia.

Diane Stewart

Posted: August 31st, 2012

Diane Stewart, YMAC Director, reflects on her experiences of native title.

Susan Oakley

Posted: August 7th, 2012

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Watch Yamatji Committee member Susan Oakley share her experiences and reflections on native title in Australia.

Ben Roberts

Posted: June 1st, 2012

Watch Yamatji Committee member Ben Roberts share his experiences and reflections on the 20th anniversary of this milestone event in Australian history.