Content tagged with Sports people

Black Pearls showcases the strength, resilience and achievement of our Aboriginal and Islander sporting stars

New publication Black Pearls: The Aboriginal and Islander Sports Hall of Fame was launched by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres...

News - 17 May 2018

Black Pearls: The Aboriginal and Islander Sports Hall of Fame

Evonne Goolagong, Cathy Freeman, Nova Peris, Lionel Rose, Artie Beetson and Polly Farmer are just a few of our Australian sporting heroes who,...

Publication or resource - 12 Apr 2018

The Famous Erambie Allblacks

With local competitions and the NRL winding up, Koori communities all over New South Wales are finalising plans for their Knockout teams. The all...

Blog post - 27 Sep 2016

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2009

Abstracts for Issue 2, 2009 Darkness and a little light: ‘Race’ and sport in Australia Colin Tatz (AIATSIS & Australian National University)...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2010

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2010 Mediating conflict in the age of Native Title Peter Sutton (The University of Adelaide and South Australian Museum...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Aborigines and the 'Sport of Kings': Aboriginal jockeys in Australian racing history (Third edition)

Summary Coming from an Aboriginal family involved in racing, John Maynard has always know there have been more Aboriginal jockeys contributing to...

Publication or resource - 23 Jan 2015

Aborigines and the 'Sport of Kings': Aboriginal jockeys in Australian racing history (Third edition)

Summary Coming from an Aboriginal family involved in racing, John Maynard has always know there have been more Aboriginal jockeys contributing to...

Publication or resource - 23 Jan 2015

Aborigines and the 'Sport of Kings': Aboriginal jockeys in Australian racing history (Third edition)

Summary Coming from an Aboriginal family involved in racing, John Maynard has always know there have been more Aboriginal jockeys contributing to...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Our Stories are our Survival

Our stories are our survival centres on the continuity of Wiradjuri culture. It is a celebration of storytelling and the joys of life within an...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Legends: The AFL Indigenous team of the century

Summary Indigenous Australians have given us some of our greatest football champions. With names like Farmer, Winmar, Long, Rioli and Goodes, the...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014