The emu is an iconic Australian bird of significance to all Australians, but especially so to Indigenous Australians who have had a special relationship with this curious animal for thousands of years.
In 2018 the National Native Title Conference will be convened by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) and the Kimberly Land Council (KLC), hosted by the Yawuru people on their traditional lands in Broome, Western Australia.
Over 250 Indigenous Australian language groups covered the continent at the time of European settlement in 1788.
Today only around 120 of those languages are still spoken and many are at risk of being lost as Elders pass away.
He will be first eligible for parole on September 14, 2020.
News (4-3-2011)- "Parole plea by child molester rejected"- Convicted child molester Denis Allen has been refused parole for the second time in two years.
The retired butcher and former football coach preyed on boys for 33 years, recruiting them by preaching the joys of independence and risk-taking and encouraging them to drink.
He told a psychiatrist that the boys were special to him and claimed to have loved them.
Ross Frederick Allen received a one-year suspended jail sentence yesterday after Newcastle Local Court magistrate John Chicken previously found one count of aggravated indecent assault proven.
Allen, of Marty Avenue, Salamander Bay, was an upholsterer and driver at Port Stephens Coaches, a police statement said.
If they resisted his advances he would often resort to tears, tantrums and bribes and, in some cases, physical and emotional cruelty.
One victim said that Allen would often play a game of blindman's buff, covering his eyes and then fondling the genitals of several young boys in order to guess their identities.
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