West Australian Aboriginal Oral Histories

The Indigenous Community Stories (ICS) project has been running since 2008 and is on track to complete 83 films by April next year.  But program manager Michelle Broun said they were aiming to do 100 stories altogether they just need a final injection of funds to do it.  For full story click here.

Aboriginal people correct the record

Barkindji woman Elizabeth Bennett's birth certificate is battered and broken but she keeps it in a plastic sleeve to try to prevent further damage.  She says the document has a mistake and some of the official records of her family don't match the oral history handed down over generations.  For full story click here.