Our Sporting Greats: Murri and Ailan athletes in the spotlight

Our Sporting Greats

Some of Queensland’s unsung Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heroes from the sporting world are celebrated in an inspiring showcase of images, memorabilia and digital stories.

Our Sporting Greats shines a spotlight on the lives, dreams and amazing achievements of Rhonda Purcell, Danny Morseu, Willie Prince, the Cherbourg Marching Girls and Uncle Charlie King.

Admired for their talents and determination to succeed, these athletes are also considered champions for their enduring efforts as community advocates.

Visit sportinggreats.slq.qld.gov.au to experience the showcase online.

Other activities

A night by the fire 2018, share in the stories of sporting greats and other special guests around the Talking Circle, held monthly from Saturday 24 March to Thursday 16 August.

A Black Gloves tour of Our Sporting Greats will be held on Saturday 1 September. Bookings will open closer to the event.

Starts:
24th Mar 2018
Runs:
Every day, until 2nd Sep 2018
Venue:
kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library, Stanley Place, South Bank
Cost:
Free
More information:
kuril dhagun
3842 9824
kuril.dhagun@slq.qld.gov.au

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