"There is no greater sorrow on earth than the loss of one's native land." - Euripides 431 B.C.
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Rare glimpses of life during the Koori struggle for justice 1938 - 1999
Captain Cook Protest
29th April 1970 Kurnell, Botany Bay.

Images of the Day of Mourning 1970

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"Natives Boycott 'Window Dressing'"
"The Call to Mourning"
"Cooks Landing Banned"
"Aborigines will hit back at Govt on Cook Day"
"Aborigines Declare a Boycott and Day of Mourning"
"Aboriginals in mourning"
"It's Not All Glory"
"The Dark Side of the Endeavour"
"Boycott of Cook's House"
"Protest for Royal Visit"
Picture Index of 1970 Day of Mourning