To respectfully mark the 12 year anniversary of the National Apology to the Stolen Generations, there was a Smoking Ceremony at Yarra’s Stolen Generations Marker in Atherton Gardens, Fitzroy.
This important meeting place and site reflects on the National Apology that was part of this ceremony.
Uncle Colin Hunter performed welcome to country and talked about what the day meant to countrymen far and wide.
Aunty Donna Wright spoke about her experiences and that of family, wrongs done in the past and how painful it is from one event to another.
Aunty referring to January 26 and now the National Apology 12 yrs on... was attended by a large crowd. 3KND were there to record the moment.