Kamilaroi Ancestors Repatriated

Ancestors have to go back and be placed in the land, their mother, the earth, and that’s all Aboriginal people want.

– Head of the Kamilaroi Land Trust and veteran repatriation campaigner Bob Weatherall.

The remains of 26 Kamilaroi ancestors have been returned to their descendants in Brisbane. It’s estimated that thousands of remains of Indigenous Australians are held by institutions in Australia and around the world. Indigenous activists work tirelessly to recover their bodies.

Source: SBS News.

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