Australian South Sea Islanders have a unique identity and heritage that has been enriching Queensland’s cultural diversity for 150 years. 2013 marks a time for telling and sharing memories, stories, and ideas. Join in a compelling conversation with Australian South Sea Islanders about their remarkable history and contemporary identity.
Session 1 (A history not forgotten) is a time for telling the Australian South Sea Islander history in Queensland through both personal and family experiences and exploring how Queensland’s landscape hides many unspoken truths about our past.
Presented as part of Memories from a Forgotten People: 150 years of Australian South Sea Islander contributions to Queensland.
Date: Sat 17 Aug 2013, 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
Venue: slq Auditorium 1, level 2