Blog: Ceremonies

 

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Protecting Country, Serving Nation

Laying wreaths to commemorate those killed in Frontier Wars

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5 May 2017 Rita Metzenrath

AIATSIS reflects on the first ANZAC Day march led by Indigenous Australian veterans in 2017

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Capturing the AIATSIS Possum Skin Cloak

Lee Darroch at her exhibition as part of Wominjeka.

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6 Feb 2017 Andrew Turner

AIATSIS’ story will soon be etched on to its own possum skin cloak by renowned Yorta Yorta artist and cloakmaker, Lee Darroch. AIATSIS multimedia officer, Andrew Turner, went to visit Lee at her home studio to document its creation.

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