Content tagged with Eddie Koiki Mabo

Native Title Newsletter - Issue 2 2017

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Mabo v Queensland (No 2) (1992) (Mabo) decision in the High Court of Australia. In recognising the...

Publication or resource - 14 Sep 2017

June Oscar AO - Mabo Lecture 2017

National Native Title Conference 2017 Mabo lecture June Oscar AO Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Australian...

Video - 13 Jul 2017

Time to hit the National Reconciliation Week Trail

To celebrate this year’s National Reconciliation Week (NRW), Australia’s national cultural institutions and Reconciliation Australia have...

News - 24 May 2017

Native Title 1992-2017: Silver Jubilee, Silver Linings, Silver Bullets…

The anniversary of the historic Mabo judgment is rightly a time to celebrate the wind that blew the grit of terra nullius from the eye of a nation...

Presentation - 23 May 2017

Mabo Lecture 2017

[[nid:26725]] Koiki (Eddie) Mabo (1936-92) was born on the island of Mer (also known as Murray Island) in the Torres Strait. As a young man Eddie...

Presentation - 16 May 2017

Native Title Newsletter - Issue 1 2017

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Mabo v Queensland [No 2] (1992) (Mabo) decision in the High Court of Australia. In recognising the rights...

Publication or resource - 3 Apr 2017

Eddie Koiki Mabo

Edward Koiki Mabo, a Meriam man from the island of Mer (Murray Island) in the Torres Straits, was a key plaintiff in a land rights case in the High...

Explore article - 3 Jun 2015

The limits of change: Mabo and native title 20 years on

On 3 June 1992, the High Court of Australia handed down the Mabo decision, recognising the continuing rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

Publication or resource - 20 May 2015