Historic publications

Publications unearthing Aboriginal history in Western Australia.

Moore River Native Settlement Centenary Photographic Collection cover

Moore River Native Settlement and Mogumber Cemetery Centenary

Book
Moore River Native Settlement Centenary photographic collection​

Right Wrongs

Toolkit
'67 Referendum – WA 50 years on.
No Less Worthy cover

No Less Worthy

Book
A publication acknowledging the significant contribution of WA Aboriginal volunteers to the World War One effort.
They Served With Honour cover

They Served With Honour

Book
Untold Stories of Western Australian Aboriginal Servicemen at Gallipoli.

Australian War Memorial Launch

On 5 July 2019, the Hon. Ben Wyatt MLA; Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, launched the No Less Worthy publication at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra.

Among those who attended as a guest speaker was Diane Brown, the granddaughter of Charles Hutchins who is one of the soldiers featured in the book.

As part of the event proceedings, Dr Brendan Nelson, Director of the Australian War Memorial (AWM), recorded a video message to acknowledge the release of this special publication. 

 

Running sheet

  • 00:00 Introduction – Mr Ron Bradfield, Master of Ceremonies
  • 03:55 Welcome to Country – Mr Michael Bell
  • 10:15 Acknowledgement of Country - Dr Richard Walley OAM
  • 14:15 First person perspective of war - Mr Ron Bradfield
  • 19: 53 Video presentation – Dr Brendan Nelson, AWM Director
  • 30:30 Keynote speaker - Ms Diane Brown, granddaughter of Charles Hutchins
  • 42:40 NAIDOC Week and truth telling - Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP, Minister for Indigenous Australians
  • 50:40 Hon Ben Wyatt MLA, WA Minister for Aboriginal Affairs
  • 1:00:00 Mr Kerry Stokes AC, Chairperson, AWM Council
  • 1:05:05 Traditional Noongar songline performance – Dr Richard Walley OAM
Page reviewed 19 July 2019